To stay competitive in an increasingly complex global marketplace, companies must expand their reach worldwide. Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in International Business (BSIB) degree program help their companies address that challenge head-on with a fully online education taught by experienced international business professionals and distinguished professors with experience in international business.
For those who want business careers that make an international impact, this comprehensive degree program emphasizes international finance and economics, international business law and ethics, global human resources and global marketing.
What You Will Learn in the Online BSIB Program
Leadership, management, business communication, problem-solving and cross-cultural understanding — these are just a few of the skills graduates can take away from this international business degree program. Specific management skills such as analyzing international economic and market trends, developing marketing plans and managing the day-to-day operations of a complex business organization are supported in relation to the following learning outcomes:
Identify key global business issues, particularly in finance, management and marketing
Employ critical thinking and informational literacy skills in evaluating key global business issues
Analyze and apply theoretical perspectives to make ethically appropriate and economically efficient decisions in an international business context
Provide effective leadership and managerial guidance to a diverse workforce in a global business environment
Conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses to interpret, evaluate and report data.
Think and plan strategically to solve complex organizational problems in a global business environment
Lead cross-cultural teams in evolving work environments
Justify oftentimes tough business decisions in an increasingly globalized world from an economic, business and socially responsible perspective
For a complete list of courses, download the Bachelor of Science in International Business curriculum worksheet. You may also view full course descriptions here.
Is the Online BSIB Program Right for You?
This online bachelor's degree in international business is specifically designed for working professionals who aspire to develop, or broaden, a career in global business — whether working for a multinational corporation, a business looking to expand internationally or governmental agencies that deal with international regulatory issues. The program may also be of interest to consultants and other professionals who require a more profound understanding of the ever-changing landscape of the global marketplace.
Nearly all of our students are working adults who recognize New England College of Business as a good fit for its convenience and flexibility. Sixty-three percent of them are employed at organizations which have a Corporate Partner relationship with New England College of Business.