International Business Certificate Program
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
International Business BUS106 Fall 3 ECO201 or ECO202
Cultural Anthropology SOC109 3 ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Foreign Language 1 3
Foreign Language 2 3
International Marketing MAN106 Spring 3 MAN105
CONCENTRATION ELECTIVES (CHOOSE 4)
Export/Import Process BUS108 Spring 3 BUS106
Money and Banking ACC211 Spring 3 ECO201 and ECO202
International Logistics BUS112 3 BUS106
International Business Issues BUS114 3 BUS106
Career Elective see note* 3
Business Internship MAN299 3 Chair approval
Total Credits 27

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*Note: Select the career elective from ACC, BUS, or MAN courses.

Program Overview

This program prepares students already employed in a business environment with an international dimension to their existing areas of expertise. All students must take BUS106, International Business, and MAN106, International Marketing, but may choose any four courses from the pool of electives. Students have the unique opportunity to custom design their curriculum in order to accomplish their educational objectives. Students must take courses in English, mathematics, and reading as prerequisites to this program.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program qualify for entry-level positions in various fields in international business or for continuation in an associate degree program.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.bhcc.mass.edu/ certificate-programs.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Understand the export/import process.
  • Understand the technology specific to international business.
  • Understand the concepts of international business financing.
  • Understand freight forwarding.