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International Business, B.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Fair Plain, MI, United States
Love to travel and discover new cultures? Develop global strategic plans and manage transactions worldwide with the International Business program of Andrews University.
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Overview

Why International Business at Andrews

  • Be part of the second most ethnically diverse campus in the United Sates, according to the US News and World Report.
  • Benefit from professors who have lived and traveled all over the world. The School of Business Administration has faculty from South Africa, Indonesia, Taiwan, the Philippines, France, and the USA, to name a few.
  • Build key skills for international business like flexibility, adaptability, good communication, and an interest in other cultures by sharing your learning environment with students from all over the world.
  • Our program is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) and North Central Association/Higher Learning Commission (NCA/HLC).
  • Listen to alumni and other proessionals speak on maintaining integrity and honesty in business as part of our "Excellence in Business Speakers" series.
  • Build a unique, biblically-based and ethically strong business foundation. Our “Scriptural Foundations of Business” series ensures that faith is integrated into the classroom on a daily basis.

Careers in International Business

The International Business program of Andrews University is an extremely versatile and marketable degree. Use our degree as a stepping stone towards becoming an economic analyst, import/export director, international cash manager, entrepreneur, financial analyst, or marketing analyst. Or simply use your degree to enhance your portfolio in another area of business that interests you. Our degree also offers the prerequisites you would need to pursue a Master of Business Administration degree.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Multicultural Business Relations
  • International Management
  • International Economics
  • International Finance
  • International Marketing
  • International Environment of Business 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Prospective students can upload unofficial transcripts directly into the application system during the application process
  • A certified (true) copy of the original transcript attested by an authorized person (i.e. Ministry of Education, authorized personnel at the embassy, department of interior affairs, Justice of the Peace, etc.) (international students)
  • You must have a high school GPA of 2.50 or higher (or an overall GED score at the 50th percentile or higher)
  • ACT/SAT is not required for international students
  • International and domestic prospective students whose language of education is not English must submit English proficiency test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29808 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    29808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29808 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fair Plain

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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