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B.B.A. in International Business


The move toward globalization is causing world economies, culture, and business to become more interdependent. The BBA in International Business degree provides students with a solid foundation in business and extensive international business and management exposure. At its core, the program addresses business, management, economics, finance, marketing, and business law, all in the International context. Additionally, students can focus on foreign languages or study international political systems as electives.

Students who choose this degree will have the option to participate in the International Study Abroad Program, enabling them to understand international business practices better. Students can also participate in the Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) program. COIL connects students and professors in different countries for collaborative projects and discussions as part of their coursework. Students will also have the opportunity to gain an advantage in the job market after graduation by participating in an internship with an international company within the United States or overseas.

Jump Right In

Students pursuing a B.B.A. in International Business will learn how to manage, create, and operate effectively within global companies. These will be companies that buy, sell, and market products throughout the world. The curriculum consists of several topics, such as the cultural and business aspects that are necessary for success in global business practices.

Designed With You in Mind

Our program offers a broad selection of coursework to prepare students for the global business environment. We offer courses to give students a new depth of understanding in the following international areas:

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Laws & Regulations
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Finance
  • Economics


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Program Objectives

The BBA in International Business degree is designed to:

  • Provide students with a first-hand look at international business practices, which will promote understanding of global business
  • Give students an advantage in the post-graduation job market by providing the option for internships with international companies
  • Prepare students to meet the demands of the modern competitive workforce, as well as for entrance into Graduate School
  • Prepare students to work in and lead high-performance teams
  • Prepare students to communicate in the modern business setting

Coursework Highlights

Class Number Class Name
BLAW 4384 International Business Law
BUSI 4359 Business Strategy
BUSI 4389 Global Business Practices
ECON 4301 International Economics
FINC 4301 International Financial Management
MGMT 4320 International Entrepreneurship
MGMT 4389 Global Management Practices
MKTG 4354 International Marketing

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

Plan Your Future

Student Organizations

Real Experience

Students can gain hands-on experience while expanding their knowledge through organizations such as:

  • Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO)
  • Delta Mu Delta (Honor Society)
Study abroad in different countries

Study Abroad Opportunities

Tarleton State University currently offers study abroad business classes in:

  • Spain
  • Ireland
  • London
  • Austria
  • Italy
Professional Development Opportunities

Career Services

Career Services offers students a wide variety of professional development opportunities that can translate into careers. A few of these programs include:

  • Job fairs
  • Mock interviews
  • Resume clinics
  • Texan Shadow

And much more!

Facilities and Features

Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO)

Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization

The Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) has more than 500 chapters on college campuses worldwide. CEO is a student organization that offers excellent networking opportunities and serves as a valuable informational resource for prospective entrepreneurs.

Delta Mu Delta (Honor Society)

Delta Mu Delta

Delta Mu Delta is an honor society for students who are pursuing a business-related degree. Becoming a member of Delta Mu Delta is an honor indicative of earnest, intelligent purpose and rewarding achievement.

Society for Human Resource Management

Society for Human Resource Management

The Tarleton State University SHRM chapter is nationally affiliated with the Society for Human Resource Management. Through a variety of activities, the chapter provide professional development, leadership and scholarship opportunities, as well as social and civic events.