International Business

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The Degree
The objective of the International Business program is to provide opportunities for students to gain competence in various aspects of international business. The program is interdisciplinary; integrating international studies and foreign languages with business. Bradley's nationally-recognized undergraduate International Business program is one of a few programs of its kind in the country. Students have the option to select career oriented electives in business to prepare them for placement in:

  • accounting
  • finance
  • human resources
  • marketing entry level positions

The degree is administered through the Foster College of Business and Administration. Bradley's Foster College of Business has earned accreditation by the AACSB – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—International. AACSB accreditation assures that the school is committed to continued improvement and quality in all areas of business.

Students in Bradley’s International Business program are exposed to a wide variety of faculty expertise. Instructors are involved in the field on many levels, including a Fellow of the Academy of International Business.

Faculty research in the Department of International Business addresses topics such as:

  • international marketing
  • education for international businesses
  • export behavior
  • international competitiveness
  • multinational finance
  • common law
  • strategy and growth

Opportunities at Bradley
Bradley offers an extensive study abroad program in which students are encouraged to participate. Approximately two- thirds of International Business majors take advantage of this opportunity.

Study abroad opportunities are available in: 

  • Austria
  • China
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Spain
  • Russia
  • United Kingdom

Beyond Bradley
Bradley's International Business alumni are employed by:

  • leading consulting firms
  • exporters
  • trading companies
  • educational institutions
  • transportation agencies
  • manufacturers
  • banks
  • freight forwarders
  • service companies