Become a global business leader
As an international business major at the University of New Haven, you’ll gain a global perspective through interdisciplinary studies in the core principles of accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing. You’ll also become proficient in a foreign language and participate in a study abroad experience that will enable you to thrive in any global business environment.
- Study the economic, geographic, historical, legal, regulatory and political factors that influence international business, trade and investment.
- Learn strategies for entering foreign markets including exporting, licensing, and strategic alliances.
- Learn to manage cultural differences and organize international negotiations.
- Develop ethical decision-making skills within a global context.
- Understand international capital markets and financial, political and economic risk.
All international business majors are required to study abroad. Students can spend a semester at the University’s campus in the Tuscan region of Italy or select from more than 400 other opportunities around the world, all designed to prepare you for life as global managers and as global citizens.
What You'll Study
An analysis of the various stages involved in the international business negotiating process, beginning with planning and ending with post-contract adjustments. A survey and evaluation of the various primary and secondary sources negotiators can go to for information needed in the negotiating process.
Specific problems encountered by multinational firms. Topics include investment decisions, environmental scanning, planning and control, and the social responsibilities of firms in host nations.
Identification and relation of the elements involved in the dynamics of a company and its international environment through case analysis. This is a capstone course in international business.
The University of New Haven offers a wide variety of in-depth courses that create a transformational educational experience for our students. To view the complete list of courses you'll take while pursuing a Bachelor of Science in International Business, check out the Academic Catalog:
Learn from professors who are dedicated to your success.
Our faculty are leaders and innovators in their fields, bringing both deep professional experience and academic rigor to the classroom.
Whether you're still in high school or are transferring from another college, we offer full- and part-time opportunities for undergraduates from inside the U.S. and abroad. The admission process can begin as early as the end of your high school junior year.
The Application Process
At the University of New Haven, students have the opportunity to get out of the classroom and experience international business firsthand. Students can live and breathe, study and participate in the business culture of another country – an experience that prepares them for life as global managers and global citizens.
Students may choose to study at the University of New Haven Tuscany Campus in Prato, Italy, or choose from over 400 other opportunities around the world.
We offer a comprehensive financial aid program, with students receiving assistance in the form of grants, scholarships, student loans, and part-time employment. Funds are available from federal and state governments, private sponsors, and from university resources. More than 85 percent of the University's full-time undergraduate students receive some form of financial assistance.