Dec 11, 2019  
2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog

International Business Management B.B.A.


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OSRHE Program Code: 126

CIP Code: 521101

Major Code: 1581

Business Administration General Information  

The International Business Management degree will prepare students for careers in a variety of  diverse workplace environments.  Students with this degree will have the skills necessary to manage the growing diversity in the workforce and meet the cross-cultural challenges facing today’s businesses.   With a focus in management, the degree gives the students an important overview of the practical skills needed to maneuver in a global business environment.   An experiential project is a key immersive learning component of the degree.

It is recommended that students in the International Business Management major select their elective courses from the following areas:

  • Foreign Languages (3000-4000 level)
  • University credits resulting from study abroad (requires prior approval)
  • International Business Internship (maximum of 6 hours requires prior approval).
  • Additional upper hours in the Management discipline.

Business General Education Requirements


A minimum of 46 hours of academic work in general education is required during the freshman and sophomore years.  For students transferring with the Associate of Arts degree or Associate of Science degree from a public institution in Oklahoma, all general education requirements will be satisfied with respect to degree requirements.  However, some majors may require other specific general education courses as program prerequisites or program requirements.  Students should consult advisors and the program’s plan of study for further information.  Students are required to complete general education requirements by the time they have completed 90 semester hours of college work.  General Education Requirements  

Students seeking Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degrees are encouraged to select these courses while completing General Education requirements.

Major Total - 24 hours


Total Business Core & Major - 66 hours


Additional Degree Information - College of Business and Technology


In addition to general education and program requirements stated above, additional hours may be needed to satisfy all minimum degree requirements listed below.

  • English Proficiency: Components I and II of English proficiency should be met with grades of “C” or better prior to the completion of 60 credit hours.
  • ​A minimum of 124 hours is required. PE activity is limited to four hours. Prior learning credit (CLEP, Advanced Standing, Military Credit, etc) is limited to 30 hours.
  • ​A minimum of 30 hours in residence (from NSU) is required for graduation. PE activity is limited to four hours. Hours in residence exclude zero-level courses and prior learning credit such as CLEP, Advanced Placement, Advanced Standing, Military Credit, etc.​
  • A minimum of 40 hours of 3000/4000 level courses is required for graduation.  ​
  • A minimum of 60 hours from a 4-year school is required for graduation excluding zero level and PE activity courses.
  • At least fifty percent of the major requirements must be upper division courses (3000 and 4000 level).
  • At least 18 hours or fifty percent of the major, whichever is greater, must be satisfactorily completed at NSU.
  • The minimum number of credit hours required in the Liberal Arts and Sciences varies based on the type of degree.  B.B.A and B.T. degrees require at least 40 hours and the B.S. degree requires at least 55 hours.  Liberal Arts and Science courses are designated with a “#” after the course title.

For more information, see Bachelor’s Degree Requirements .

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