SDSU's MBA in International Business

SDSU's MBA in International Business

MBA: International Business Specialization


The MBA in International Business Specialization helps to prepare students for diverse career opportunities. It includes positions – both in the U.S. and abroad – with business corporations (including multinational enterprises), nonprofit organizations, international institutions, and government agencies. Careers and responsibilities can vary depending upon a student’s portfolio of courses and “emphasis” in functional areas such as accounting, finance, information systems, management or marketing.

MBA Course Requirements

The MBA requires a  program of study that consists of 4 major components – a core of basic business courses, a class in business strategy, electives, and a culminating experience course. For additional course information please refer to the MBA Curriculum page.

MBA in international Business Specialization Course Description

International Business Specialization (12 units): Choose FOUR courses.

If only THREE international business courses have been completed from the courses within the Fowler College of Business, one of the courses outside the Fowler College of Business can be used as the fourth course in the specialization:

Specialization Electives within the College of Business Specialization Electives outside the College of Business
FIN 654 – International Business Finance** POL S 577 – Principles of International Law**
MKTG 769 – International Marketing** JMS 574 – International Advertising**
MGT 710 – World Business Environment**  
MIS 753 – Global Supply Chain Management**  
**Offered once each year
***Offered every other year

NOTE: Students are responsible to verify prerequisite requirements for the courses they select.