General Catalog 2020-2021

Graduate Certificate in International Business

12 Semester Credits / 1-2 Semesters / 4-8 Months

Delivery Mode: Online

The international business graduate certificate provides students with a broad-based international business experience. The program helps learners develop the necessary skills to face the challenges of a multicultural marketplace. The practical application content facilitates the ability to become knowledgeable global citizens, characterized by an understanding of the economic, political, social, cultural and environmental diversity and sustainability of the world.

The International Business certificate covers essential theories while providing an analysis on the latest trends and how they influence the global marketplace. Factors influencing the global economy are explored, including examining domestic vs. international political and economic factors.

Essential to any program is understanding factors that impact, influence and guide leadership. With such an increase of use of technology in the workplace, now more than ever the diversity of culture is having a profound impact on team dynamics. It is essential that leaders are informed on how to strategize and execute innovative vision in a borderless workplace.

Completion Requirements

The certificate requires successful completion of a total of 12 semester credits. Students need to receive a grade of B or better in each course to receive the certificate. Students receiving a grade below a B would have to retake the course before credit would be given.

Curriculum Requirements

Core Requirements

MGT534International Business Environments: Trends and Practices (IB)


MGT538Global Business Leadership (IB) (MGT)


MGT540Global Business Strategy (IB)


MKT536Global Marketing (IB) (MKT)