International Business

Overview

Political and economic changes during the past decade have placed new demands on businesses worldwide. The increasingly complex international environment requires that successful managers understand not only how business works domestically but also how it works on a global scale. UT Arlington is one of a handful of institutions that offer a unique degree program with a dual concentration in international business and a foreign language. Six languages are currently being offered.

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Degrees

  • International Business - Chinese - BBA
  • International Business - French - BBA
  • International Business - German - BBA
  • International Business - Korean - BBA
  • International Business - Russian - BBA
  • International Business - Spanish - BBA

 

What Will I Learn?

  • The relationship of culture and language to issues affecting business and e-commerce
  • A conversational level of listening, speaking, reading and writing in your chosen language
  • A broad knowledge of cultural contexts through the study of literature, film, popular culture, music, and history
  • Effective cross-cultural communication skills for an international business environment

 

Example Courses

  • Beginning Language Practice
  • Intermediate Language Practice
  • Conversation and Culture
  • The Culture of Business
  • Business German, Business French, Business Spanish, etc.
  • Contemporary Culture

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Career Opportunities

  • Marketing manager
  • Import/export coordinator
  • Language services specialist
  • Human resources manager
  • Public relations specialist
  • Trade specialist

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$40,000

1st year

$57,000

5th year

$64,000

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

NOTICE

The business field of study components changed effective Fall 2020. Please check with your advisor if you have questions about which catalog year is more appropriate for you.

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