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International Business BBA

Admission Requirements

Students interested in pursuing a degree in the College of Business and Economics (COBE) must be admitted to the college. Admission to COBE is required before a student may enroll in most upper-division business and economics courses.

Please see the COBE advising website: https://cobe.boisestate.edu/studentadvising/ to obtain specific information about the application process and application deadlines.

To be eligible for admission, students must:

  • Complete or be in the final semester of the following gateway courses with a grade of C- or better:
    • ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • ACCT 206 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
    • BUSCOM 201 Business Communication
    • BUSSTAT 207 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making I or
      MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics
    • ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics
    • ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics
    • GENBUS 101 Business for the New Generation
    • ITM 104 Operating Systems and Word Processing Topics
    • ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics
    • MATH 143 College Algebra or equivalent
  • Meet minimum gateway GPA requirement of 2.5.

International Business BBA
Course Number and TitleCredits
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM MATH 143 College Algebra or
DLM MATH 160 Survey of Calculus or
DLM MATH 170 Calculus I: Concepts and Applications
3-4
DLN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Language 2023-4
DLS ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics3
DLS INTBUS 220 Go Global: You and the World Economy3
ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ACCT 206 Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
CID BUSCOM 201 Business Communication3
BUSSTAT 207 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making I or
MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics
3
BUSSTAT 208 Statistical Techniques for Decision Making II3
ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics3
FINAN 303 Principles of Finance3
GENBUS 101 Business for the New Generation3
GENBUS 202 The Legal Environment of Business3
FF GENBUS 450 Business Policies3
INTBUS 443 Importing and Exporting Procedures3
International Business Career Experience: INTBUS 493 Internship, INTBUS 497 Special Topics course (e.g., Export Excellence or Global Scholars Program) or Studies Abroad Program.0-3
CoBE Computer Placement Exam or
ITM 104 Operating Systems and Word Processing Topics and
ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics
0-2
ITM 310 Business Intelligence3
MGMT 301 Leadership Skills3
MGMT 334 International Management3
MKTG 301 Principles of Marketing3
SCM 345 Principles of Operations Management3
Choose 3 of the following:
ECON 317 International Economics
FINAN 430 International Finance
INTBUS 445 International Trade and Investment Law
MKTG 430 International Marketing
9
Choose 2 upper-division courses from the following:
1) Business Language FRENCH 307, GERMAN 307, SPANISH 307* or where they are not available, another upper-division language course
2) History (HIST) or Political science (POLS) courses**
6-7
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-1
Electives to total 120 credits14-22
Total120
*For students without prior language courses, there may be additional prerequisites needed to fulfill the language 202 requirement.
**The upper-division history and political science course should be geographically or geopolitically related to the DLL Language 202 course. International Business majors meet the prerequisite for POLS 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, and 429.
***International Business majors are strongly encouraged to add a minor degree to their course of study to enhance career placement and success.
Business language option, if available, is strongly encouraged.