Academic Catalog 2022-2023

International Business

Faculty

Odile J. Streed, program director
Jonathan P. Clark
Kenneth W. Foster
Gay G. Rawson
Fanny Roncal Ramirez
Jorge E. Scarpin

Program Coordinators in International Business

Ricardo Augusta, Segovia, Spain
Uta Knoche, Universität Hannover, Germany
Karine Picot-Coupey, Université de Rennes, France

Programs Offered

Major

Courses

IBUS 301  -  Intro to International Trade,  3 credits.  

This course will familiarize students with the international business environment by examining global business practices in marketing, finance and management. It will expose students to a variety of cultural norms, ethical standards and legal frameworks pertaining to intellectual property laws, contracts, arbitration, bribery and corruption. The course will also review key trade agreements and institutions that regulate global trade and initiate students to the principles of global sourcing and exporting.

Frequency: Alternate Years - 1st Semester  
IBUS 380  -  Special Topics,  0-4 credits.  

Courses covering various topics of interest in this particular discipline are offered regularly. Contact department or program chair for more information.

Frequency: Not offered on a Regular Basis  
Repeatable: Yes  
IBUS 390  -  Cooperative Education,  1-8 credits.  
Frequency: Every Semester  
Repeatable: Yes  
IBUS 480  -  Independent Study,  1-4 credits.  

This course provides an opportunity for individual students to conduct in-depth study of a particular topic under the supervision of a faculty member. Contact the department or program chair for more information.

Frequency: Not offered on a Regular Basis  
Repeatable: Yes  
IBUS 487  -  Directed Reserach,  1-4 credits.  

This course provides an opportunity for individual students to conduct research in a specific area of study, completed under the direction of a faculty mentor. Specific expectations of the research experience to be determined by the faculty. Repeatable for credit. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

Frequency: Not offered on a Regular Basis  
Repeatable: Yes