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International Business, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #394 (BCR) Philadelphia, PA, United States
The International Business program offered by JThomas Jefferson University prepares students to become professionals with a distinct ability to understand and excel in the global marketplace.
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Overview

The International Business program is offered by Thomas Jefferson University. As an international business student, you have the opportunity to become bilingual through advanced study of another language, travel abroad extensively to experience cultural immersion in places like Rome, Chile and Vietnam, and the opportunity to broaden your experience by choosing a business minor.

You can even earn your master's degree in our Innovation MBA program in only one additional year.

Career Pathways

International business skills are increasingly valuable in our globalized world. Our students have gone to work at multinational companies including Aramark, Merrill Lynch and Citibank, just to name a few. Consider where you could be in only four short years:

  • Working for a corporation, guiding critical financial decisions
  • Coordinating advertising efforts for a multinational company
  • Continuing your education in a top business or law program

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    121-122 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pathways Seminar
  • Written Communication
  • Debating U.S. Issues
  • Multimedia Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Integrative Design Process
  • Ethics
  • American Diversity
  • Global Diversity
  • Multimedia Communication
  • Science 
  • Business Models
  • Global Citizenship
  • Debating Global Issues
  • Integrative Seminar: Ethnographic Research Methods
  • International Marketing
  • International Finance
  • Operations Management
  • Business Capstone I
  • Business Capstone II

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

To apply online as an undergraduate student, complete the Jefferson Online Application or Common Application and submit all supporting materials before the deadlines.

To be considered for admission to Jefferson (Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University), first year applicants must submit:

  • $40 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript(s)
  • SAT and/or ACT scores. The PhilaU code for the SAT is 2666 and the ACT is 3668.
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor who can speak to your academic preparation and college readiness.
  • Essay of at least 250 words.

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    40680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40680 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    40680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40680 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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