The International Business co-major is offered in conjunction with other Terry College majors. This co-major can give you a competitive edge in the global job market by instilling the importance of cultural diversity and educating you on international business trends.

Curriculum Overview

Topics covered include:

  • International business environment
  • International strategic management
  • International elective topics
  • International immersion
  • Foreign language

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Positions & Placements

This is just a selection of possible job titles and employers of this major. The UGA Career Center provides a more extensive list.

Careers in International Business

  • International Marketing Specialist
  • Advisory Consultant
  • Foreign Exchange Operations Analyst
  • Business Manager
  • Project Coordinator

Prospective Employers

  • United Parcel Services
  • Department of Defense
  • Chiquita Brands International, Inc.
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Nike

Acceptance Criteria

What’s considered in your acceptance to the International Business co-major?

  1. ETS Proficiency Profile
    This is a standardized, multiple-choice assessment of the academic skills.
  2. Foreign language course grades
    You will need to either be enrolled in or have completed the third (or higher) semester of the same language. Minimum grades of B required in the language. If you are proficient in a language without college credit, you should include this information in your Statement of Purpose.
  3. Accounting course grades
    A minimum grade of B is required in ACCT 2101.
  4. Economics course grades
    An average grade of B is required in all economics courses completed to date.
  5. Statement of Purpose
    Students planning to pursue the International Business (IB) co-major must select and complete a functional area major. The Statement of Purpose for each functional area major should address interests/goals in IB and the level of foreign language satisfied.