A bachelor's degree in international business opens the door to positions throughout business and industry anywhere in the world! Our online degree program will give you a comprehensive understanding of business from a global perspective.

Format: Online or On Campus


A Northern international business bachelor's degree graduate is prepared to lead, problem-solve, plan, evaluate, advise and organize in a global setting. In this program, you’ll take courses that will develop your understanding of diverse human values, motivations and relations.


International business students gain unique experiences through Northern's study abroad opportunities. Combined with our foreign language requirement and core coursework, you’ll acquire an appreciation for foreign cultures and learn how to interact and succeed in multinational business operations.


Northern also offers a popular four-week study-abroad opportunity to take intensive Spanish courses in Santiago, Chile.


Dual-Degree Option Available

Northern offers an online dual-degree option that will allow you to obtain both an international business degree and a Spanish degree in only four years! 


Having a business background along with Spanish language skills will prepare you for careers in a variety of national and international workplace settings. Learn more about this online option!



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The Bachelor of Arts in International Business Studies is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.


An international business degree not only prepares you for an exciting global career; it also offers essential business background for students who’d like to continue their studies in foreign languages, global geography, government and more.


Common career opportunities for graduates include foreign sales representative, international management consultant, translator, import/export agent, international financial manager and management analyst.  


NSU School of Business students are counseled by advisers and instructors on potential career paths, as well as internship and post-graduation employment opportunities.


For more information on careers in your major or help choosing a major, contact the NSU Career Center.


NSU's International Business program, offered online and on campus, supports career readiness through internships that give you a chance to apply your skills in the workplace. NSU students have interned in diverse areas of business, including administration, programming, banking, marketing and accounting. 


The NSU School of Business shares internship opportunities through postings and on-campus presentations and interviews.


NSU students pursuing an international business degree can apply for NSU School of Business scholarships and other scholarships.


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