Nov 19, 2019  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
  
2019-2020 General Catalog

International Business - BA, BS


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Jon M. Huntsman School of Business

Department of Marketing and Strategy

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  • For more information about International Business, see the website.
  • Following is a sample four-year plan. Please note that student-specific plans may differ.
  • Admitted students must meet with an advisor. Current students should also meet with an advisor and logon to DegreeWorks  to check student-specific program progress.

 

Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link
NOTES: highest Math Requirement for this degree is

 

Admission Requirements for this Program

Direct Admit: Freshmen

Admitted to USU in Good Standing

  • Top 10% of high school class
  • 3.7+ High School GPA
  • 28+ ACT/1250+ SAT score
  • 3.5+ High School GPA AND 24+ ACT/1090+ SAT score
    • Accounting majors: 3.6+ High School GPA and 26+ ACT/1170+ SAT

 

Freshmen or transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU

Option 1:

24+ post-high school credits

3.5+ overall GPA

Complete the Change of Matriculation Form

Option 2:

24+ post-high school credits

The following courses with a C or higher. 

  • MGT 1050
  • ACCT 2010
  • ECN 1500
  • MIS 2100
  • STAT 2300 or STAT 2000
  • ENGL 2010

    2.75 overall GPA 

Complete the Huntsman School Admissions Application.

First Year (30 credits)

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ECN 1500 - Introduction to Economic Institutions, History, and Principles (BAI)   3   minimum C grade required ECN 2010 - Introduction to Microeconomics (BSS)   3   minimum C grade required
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)    3     ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3   minimum C grade required
MATH 1050 - College Algebra (QL)   4      MGT 1050 - Foundations of Business and Leadership   3   minimum C grade required
USU 1010 - University Connections   1-3   Course starts the week prior to fall semester and is completed after the first 3 weeks of fall semester. STAT 2300 - Business Statistics (QL)  

OR

STAT 2000 - Statistical Methods (QI)  
4  or 4   minimum C grade required
Breadth Creative Arts (BCA)   3   Electives 2  
Comments

 

Comments

 

Second Year (30 credits)

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ACCT 2010 - Financial Accounting Principles   3   minimum C grade required ACCT 2020 - Managerial Accounting Principles   3   minimum C grade required
MIS 2100 - Principles of Management Information Systems   3   minimum C grade required MGT 2050 - Business Law   2   minimum C grade required
Breadth Physical Science (BPS)   3   MSLE 3500: Fundamentals of Marketing    3   minimum B- grade required
Foreign Language 4     
MIS 3200 - Business Communication (CI)  
3   minimum C grade required
Integrated Studies Requirement 2-3   Breadth Life Science (BLS)   3  
      Elective 1  
Comments

Undeclared students should apply to the Jon M Huntsman School during this semester at http://huntsman.usu.edu/apply/

Comments

 

Third Year (32 credits)

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

FIN 3200 - Financial Management     3   minimum B- grade required FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance (QI)    3    minimum C grade required
MGT 3700 - Operations Management     2   minimum B- grade required International Business Elective   3  
MGT 3830 - International Law   2     MSLE 3820 - International Management (DSS)   2    
MIS 3300 - Big Data Analytics (QI)    3   minimum C grade required Depth Humanities (DHA)   2-3  
Breadth Humanities (BHU)   3   MGT 4790 - Managing Global Value Chains   2    
Foreign Language 4   MSLE 3800: Leadership     2    
Comments

 

Comments

 

Fourth Year (30 credits)

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

FIN 4300 - International Finance   3     MGT 4890 - Strategic Planning and Execution (CI)   3    
MSLE 3890 - Systems Strategy and Problem Solving   2   minimum C grade required International Business Elective   3  
MSLE 4050 - International Marketing   2     International Business Elective 3  
ECN 3400 - Introduction to Global Economic Institutions and Business Environment (DSS)   3     Depth, Life, and Physical Science (DSC) 3  
Foreign Language 4   Foreign Language 4  
            
Comments

Students should apply for graduation at http://www.usu.edu/registrar/htm/graduation/apply-online

Comments

 

University Studies Requirements for Major

Students must complete the General Education Requirements :

Students must also complete the University Studies Depth Requirements :

  • Elective credits needed will be determined on an individual basis (a student with continuing education, AP credits, and language credits may not require additional elective credits)
  • Competency in a second language is required for this major
  • An approved international experience is required for this major
    • Global Learning Experience/Summer Program is recommended between Sophomore and Junior year, or
    • MGT 4250  Advanced Internship (international) is recommended between Junior and Senior year

 

2nd Language and International Experience


Demonstrate competence in a second language by:

  • Completing minor or major in second language, or
  • Pass 16 semester credits of a second language at an accredited school, or
  • Pass a language challenge competency exam, or
  • Pass 16 credits from the Intensive English Language Institute or a TOEFL Score of 500

International experience can be fulfilled by:

  • Approved international work experience or internship or
  • Complete minimum of one semester studying at an approved overseas institute of higher education or
  • Participate in an approved global learning experience

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