Undergraduate Minor - Minor in International Business

Program:
Minor in International Business
Program Code:
6058 International Business
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
FS11
College:
Eli Broad College of Business and The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management
Department:
The Eli Broad College of Business


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Following this section are the requirements as represented in Degree Navigator, MSU's online advising tool. The Degree Navigator section is only available for programs using Degree Navigator for degree certification.

The Eli Broad College of Business and The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management

Minor in International Business


The Minor in International Business will be attractive to students who plan careers with an international orientation and who wish to add breadth to their major. The minor is designed for students who desire to increase their understanding of various regions of the world and the global marketplace.

The Minor in International Business is administered by The Eli Broad College of Business and is available as an elective to students who are enrolled in bachelor’s degree programs in The Eli Broad College of Business other than the Bachelor of Arts degree in Hospitality Business.
Students who are interested in the minor must contact The Eli Broad College of Business.

With the approval of the department and college that administers the student's degree program, the courses that are used to satisfy the minor may also be used to satisfy the requirements for the bachelor's degree.

Requirements for the Minor in International Business

The student must complete the requirements specified below with a grade-point average of 2.0 in all courses taken to fulfill requirements 1. through 5.:

               
1. The following course (3 credits):  
  MKT 310 International and Comparative Dimensions of Business 3
2. One of the following courses (3 credits):  
  FI 451 International Financial Management 3
  GBL 460 International Law and Business 3
  MGT 476 Globalization and International Management (D) 3
  MKT 415 International Marketing Management 3
  A course taken to fulfill this requirement may not be used to fulfill requirement 3.  
3. Complete an additional 6 credits in courses selected from the following list:  
  EC 306 Comparative Economic Systems 3
  EC 310 Economics of Developing Countries 3
  EC 340 Survey of International Economics 3
  EC 406 Economic Analysis of Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States 3
  EC 410 Issues in the Economics of Developing Countries 3
  EC 412 Economic Analysis of Latin America 3
  EC 413 Economic Analysis of Asia 3
  EC 414 Economic Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa 3
  EC 440 International Trade 3
  EC 441 International Finance 3
  FI 451 International Financial Management 3
  GBL 460 International Law and Business 3
  GBL 480 Environmental Law and Sustainability for Business: From Local to Global (I) 3
  MGT 476 Globalization and International Management (D) 3
  MKT 415 International Marketing Management 3
4. Complete an additional 3 credits in a course with international content. Courses not used to fulfill requirement 3. above may be used to fulfill this requirement. Any other course must be approved by the student's advisor prior to enrollment in the course.  
5. Completion of a study abroad program (6 credits) or a pre-approved international internship (credit or non-credit) as approved by The Eli Broad College of Business.  
6. Demonstrate competency in a foreign language equivalent to four semesters of study at the university-level. The results of the Michigan State University foreign language placement test will be considered in determining whether or not the student has fulfilled this requirement.  

Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

NOTE: Degree Navigator is an advising tool only and should not be viewed as a contract with the student. Any questions about the requirements should be directed to an academic advisor.


International Business, MNUN (6058)

Required Credits: 21    Program Version: FS11

Requirement 1: Minor - International Business - International and Comparative Dimensions of Business
Minor - International Business - International and Comparative Dimensions of Business: 1 course from MKT310

Requirement 2: Minor - International Business - International Management
Minor - International Business - International Management: 1 course from FI451, GBL460, MGT476, MKT415

Requirement 3: Minor - International Business - Electives
Minor - International Business - Electives: 2 courses from EC306, EC310, EC340, EC406, EC410, EC412, EC413, EC414, EC440, EC441, FI451, GBL460, GBL480, MGT476, MKT415

Requirement 4: Minor - International Business - International
Minor - International Business - International: 3 credits from a course with international content. Any other course must be approved by the student's advisor prior to enrollment in the course.

Requirement 5: Minor - International Business - Study Abroad
Minor - International Business - Study Abroad: 6 credits from a study abroad program or a pre-approved international internship (credit or non-credit) as approved by The Eli Broad College of Business.

Requirement 6: Minor - International Business - Foreign Language Competency
Minor - International Business - Foreign Language Competency: 1 course from a foreign language equivalent to four semesters of study at the university-level. The results of the Michigan State University foreign language placement test will be considered in determining whether or not the student has fulfilled this requirement.

Requirement 7
21 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.