Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: International Business

BSBA in International Business

Southeast's international business program provides a specialized curriculum for students interested in preparing themselves for managerial careers in international business. This interdisciplinary major emphasizes the development of cultural, financial, managerial, marketing, and economic understanding of the international environment. Students will be prepared for employment with companies participating in global commerce—from locally owned entrepreneurial enterprises to multinational corporations. Career positions include international product manager, international plant manager, foreign exchange trader, international buyer, and international sales analyst. International managers are often well positioned for top executive positions in multinational corporations.

  • AC 221 Principles of Accounting I (3)
  • AC 222 Principles of Accounting II (3)
  • BA 101 The Business Universe (3)
  • BA 490 Business Policy and Strategy (3)
  • BL 255 Legal Environment of Business (3)
  • FI 361 Financial Management (3)
  • MG 301 Principles of Management (3)
  • MI 375 Management Information Systems (3)
  • MK 301 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • QM 352 Quantitative Analysis (3)
  • Choose 3 Hours from:

  • AC 540 International Perspectives of Accounting (3)
  • BA 560 International Business Study Tour (3)
  • EC 580 International Economics (3)
  • FI 540 International Finance (3)
  • MG 560 International Management (3)
  • MK 560 International Marketing (3)
  • AD 101 Intro to Microcomputer Applications (3)
  • BA 400 Applied Ethical Leadership (3)
  • BA 452 Professionalism (1)
  • EC 215 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • EC 225 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  • EN 140 Rhetoric and Critical Thinking (3)
  • MA 116 Precalculus A (3)
  • MG 252 Business Communication (2)
  • QM 257 Business Statistics (3)
  • QM 258 Business Statistics II (3)
  • SC 105 Fundamentals of Oral Communication (3)

    Choose 9 Hours from:

  • AC 540 International Accounting (3)
  • BA 458 International Business Internship (3)
  • BA 560 International Business (3)
  • EC 580 International Economics (3)
  • FI 540 International Finance (3)
  • MG 560 International Management (3)
  • MK 560 International Marketing (3)
  • Choose 3 Hours from:

  • AC 330 Accounting Analytics (3)
  • ER 561 Entrepreneurship Plan and Strategy (3)
  • EC 351 Applied Economic Models (3)
  • EC 490 Business Forecasting (3)
  • MG 546 Acquiring and Compensating Talent (3)
  • MK 345 Intro to Business Research (3)
  • QM 358 Production/Operations Management (3)
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences (3)
  • Constitution requirement (3)
  • U.S. History requirement (3)
  • Written Communication (6)
  • Oral Communication (3)
  • Natural Sciences (7 hours from two disciplines, one to include a lab)
  • Mathematics (3)
  • Humanities and Fine Arts (9 hours from at least two disciplines)
  • Additional requirements(5 hours to include UI100 for native students)

Required minor to be selected in any department in the Harrison College of Business and Computing (except “Business Administration” minor) or select a second major in the Harrison College of Business and Computing.

Foreign Language/Cultural Support

3 credit hours of University foreign language/culture instruction or equivalent (e.g., 2 years of high school language with a grade of ‘C’ or better) and a term of study abroad of at least 8 weeks OR 12 credit hours of foreign language/culture instruction and an international immersion program less than 8 weeks in length (UI343)

Sample Four-Year Plan

Fall Semester (15 Hours)

  • UI 100 (3)
  • EN 100 (3)
  • AD 101 (3)
  • BA 101 (3)
  • MA 116 (3)

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

  • EN140 (3)
  • SC105 (3)
  • General Education (3)
  • General Education (3)
  • Foreign Language (3)

Fall Semester (17 Hours)

  • AC 221 (3)
  • EC 215 (3)
  • MG 252 (2)
  • QM 257 (3)
  • General Education (3)
  • General Education (3)

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

  • AC 222 (3)
  • BL 255 (3)
  • EC 225 (3)
  • QM 258 (3)
  • General Education (3)

Fall Semester (16 Hours)

  • BA 452 (1)
  • FI 361 (3)
  • MG 301 (3)
  • MK 301 (3)
  • QM 352 (3)
  • General Education (3)

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

  • AC 330, EC 351, EC 490, ER 561, MG 546, MK 345, or QM 358 (3)
  • MI 375 (3)
  • UI 343 (3)
  • International Major Course (3)
  • General Education (3)

Fall Semester (15 Hours)

  • International Core Course (3)
  • Business Minor Course (3)
  • Business Minor Course (3)
  • International Major Course (3)
  • General Education (3)

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

  • BA 400 (3)
  • BA 490 (3)
  • International Major Course (3)
  • Business Minor Course (3)
  • Business Minor Course (3)

Contact

(573) 651-2819
dyaskewich@semo.edu
Dempster 231

Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance
One University Plaza, MS 5845
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701