Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Concentration in International Business Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 60 

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 1 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 2 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ECON 102 Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis 3
MATH 110
Business Calculus
or Calculus with Business Applications
3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
 Units15
Third Semester
ACCT 100 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
ACCT 101 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
Select One: 3
Business Statistics I  
Elementary Statistics  
Data Analysis in Education  
ISYS 263 Introduction to Information Systems 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
ACCT 307
Accounting Information Systems
or Information Systems for Management
3
BUS 300GW
Business Communication for Professionals - GWAR
or Communications for Business Analytics - GWAR
3
FIN 350 Business Finance 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
IBUS 330 International Business and Multicultural Relations 3
IBUS 590 International Environmental Analysis 3
MGMT 405 Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior 3
MKTG 431 Principles of Marketing 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
DS 412 Operations Management 3
IBUS 681 Seminar in Comparative Management 3
Major Concentration Geographic Area 4 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Major Concentration Elective (9 Units Total) 5 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
BUS 682 Seminar on Business and Society 3
BUS 690 Seminar in Business Policy and Strategic Management 3
IBUS 690 Global Strategic Management 3
Major Concentration Elective (9 Units Total) – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122
1

To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet LLD and SF State Studies requirements (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) within your GE. 

2

ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses.

3

Consider taking a class combined with a laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3 if not already satisfied.

4

Geographic Area (3 units)
Select one of the following:
IBUS 591 Doing Business in Latin America (3 units) 
IBUS 592 Doing Business in Greater China (3 units) 
IBUS 593 Doing Business in Europe (3 units) 
IBUS 594 Doing Business in Asia-Pacific Countries (3 units) 
IBUS 596 Doing Business in Japan (3 units) 
IBUS 598 Doing Business in Emerging Markets (3 units) 

5

Electives (9 units)
Selected from one of the following emphases (course may be substituted with advisor approval):
Country Analysis and Emerging Market Environments
IBUS 598 Doing Business in Emerging Markets (3 units)
IBUS 676 Social Entrepreneurship in a Global Context (3 units)
Select One IBUS Elective
Global Strategy and Competencies
Select Three IBUS Elective Courses
Global Entrepreneurship
IBUS 576 Global Entrepreneurship (3 units)
IBUS 676 Social Entrepreneurship in a Global Context (3 units)
Select One IBUS Elective
Global Innovation and Market Studies
IBUS 620 Research in International Business and the Global Market (3 units)
IBUS 531 Cross-Cultural Innovation and Creativity in Business and Management (3 units)
Select One IBUS Elective
Global Leadership and Human Resources Management
IBUS 628 Global Human Resource Management (3 units)
IBUS 638 Global Leadership and Cultural Competencies (3 units)
Select One IBUS Elective
Import/Export Management
IBUS 430 Import-Export Management and Small Business Operations (3 units)
IBUS 576 Global Entrepreneurship (3 units)
Select One IBUS Elective
IBUS Elective Courses
IBUS 430 Import-Export Management and Small Business Operations (3 units)
IBUS 440 Advanced Import-Export Management (3 units)
IBUS 517 Legal Environment of World Business (3 units)
IBUS 531 Cross-Cultural Innovation and Creativity in Business and Management (3 units)
IBUS 566 Careers in International Business (3 units)
IBUS 576 Global Entrepreneurship (3 units)
IBUS 591 Doing Business in Latin America (3 units)
IBUS 592 Doing Business in Greater China (3 units)
IBUS 593 Doing Business in Europe (3 units)
IBUS 594 Doing Business in Asia-Pacific Countries (3 units)
IBUS 596 Doing Business in Japan (3 units)
IBUS 598 Doing Business in Emerging Markets (3 units)
IBUS 620 Research in International Business and the Global Market (3 units)
IBUS 628 Global Human Resource Management (3 units)
IBUS 638 Global Leadership and Cultural Competencies (3 units)
IBUS 659 Introduction to International Business Negotiation (3 units)
IBUS 676 Social Entrepreneurship in a Global Context (3 units)