International Business, M.I.B.
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The M.I.B. program is an interdisciplinary program that equips students with the tools needed to analyze the cultural, legal, economic and political forces that profoundly shape global business. Our highly customizable program allows students to select from functionally based courses to hone relevant expertise for their future career.
- Students will have knowledge of diverse institutional arrangements around the globe.
- Students will have understanding the impact of government policies on business.
- Students will have knowledge of tools and concepts associated with complex negotiation skills.
- Students will have knowledge of governance-related issues.
Requirements for admission to the program conform to the general regulations of The Graduate School and the accreditation standards of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB International). Applicants submit the Moore School of Business application, an official transcript of their complete academic record, two letters of reference and may potentially need a competitive score on the GMAT or GRE.
International applicants whose native language is not English may be required to submit a satisfactory score on the TOEFL or the IELTS International Academic Course Type 2 Exam. Otherwise-qualified candidates are required to achieve a TOEFL score of at least iBT 100 or 600 paper-based or a score of at least 7.0 on the IELTS exam. The TOEFL is not required of international students who have a degree from an American college or university or who have earned a degree (in the top 25% of their class) fully administered in English. Graduates of foreign universities or colleges who have completed an academic program equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from a U.S. institution are encouraged to apply for admission.
Please visit the Darla Moore School of Business website for admissions information.
Degree Requirements (30 Hours)
Core Courses (12 Hours)
|IBUS 734||International Business Negotiations||3|
|IBUS 704||Comparative Corporate Governance||3|
|IBUS 705||Global Business Management||3|
|IBUS 706||Nations States, Regional Networks and Global Markets||3|
|Total Credit Hours||12|
Electives (18 Hours)
- These courses are chosen from the list of elective offerings approved by the program faculty director.