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International Business

The Department of Business Administration offers majors in diverse areas, including entrepreneurship/small business, human resource management, international business, and the management of organizations.


Has all the talk about "globalization" made you wonder what other cultures are like? Do you want to take on projects that expand your mind and require you to think in different ways? Would you like to experience a culture that is very different from the culture of Canada? Would you like a career that would help you do all these things? If you answered "yes" to these questions, you should consider the International Business major. In this major, you will learn the about management in different cultures and the career opportunities that are available as the world becomes a truly global marketplace.

Typical Careers

Students who major in International Business choose from among a wide variety of management jobs in functional areas like finance, marketing, operations management, and human resource management. If you work in marketing, for example, you might be involved with the advertising and sale of a product or service that is made by a Canadian subsidiary in a foreign country. Whatever your specific area of interest, as your career in International Business proceeds, you will likely alternate overseas postings with work in Canada.