The minor in International Business (ITBM) is available to Accounting, Finance, General Business, Management, Marketing, and Risk Management & Insurance majors only.

A grade point average of 2.00 or better must be achieved in the minor coursework and in all minor courses completed at other institutions.  Competency to effectively communicate in a foreign language is strongly advised. Students are required to earn a “C” or higher in international business courses that are counted toward the minor requirements.

At least nine (9) of the required twelve (12) credit hours must be taken in residence at USFSM.

Requirements (12 credit hours)

At least nine (9) semester credit hours in the minor must be selected from a set of approved upper-level international business courses.  One of the courses in the minor, relevant to the student’s international area of interest, can be an approved area studies course, or other course, taken outside the College of Business.

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
FIN 3604 International Finance 3 PR: FIN 3403 with a grade of “C” or better, not C-
ISM 4382 Global Information Systems 3 PR: ISM 3011 with a grade of “C” or better, not C-
MAN 4600 International Management 3 PR: MAN 3025 with a grade of “C” or better, not C-; CI; Senior Standing
MAR 4156 International Marketing 3 PR: MAR 3023