Be the International Guru

Startup, nonprofit or corporate giant: most enterprises today are global in scope – or at least aspire to be. They all need leaders well-versed in navigating international waters. With your M.B.A. major in International Business, you’re ready to make some serious waves.

“I find that my experience in dealing with different cultures and political contexts has been a critical influence on what I teach and how I deliver course material to my students.”

Ramdas Chandra, Ph.D., Associate Professor of International Business

Immerse yourself in best-practices international strategy and execution from your hometown classroom, as a working intern or by studying abroad. Focus on managing successfully across borders. Learn how to navigate diverse countries, cultures and institutional environments. Gain insights and details on import and export practices. Study the tactics of conducting business productively within the framework of global monetary systems, individual government policies, and varying economic, political, social and cultural conditions.

Quick Facts


NSU’s M.B.A. program is 37-49 total credits to complete, depending on undergraduate coursework.

Start Dates

The M.B.A. with a Major in International Business is available to start in August, October, January, March and May. 

Delivery Options

Classes for the M.B.A. in International Business program are offered online and in the evening at our Fort Lauderdale/Davie and Miami campuses. 


Tuition for the degree program is $967 per credit hour. Discounted rates are available through our employer tuition program.

Application Deadline

Winter II 2021: March 1, 2021
Summer 2021: April 30, 2021

Application Deadline

Winter II 2021: March 1, 2021
Summer 2021: April 30, 2021

Earning Potential

Import/Export Manager

$97,942 Average Salary Per Year


$99,180 Average Salary Per Year

Chief International Officer

$332,627 Average Salary Per Year


International Business Curriculum

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M.B.A. Core Courses (22–31 credits)
ACT 5001*
Introductory Accounting (ACT 5001* / Credits: 3 )
ACT 5140
Accounting for Decision Makers (ACT 5140 / Credits: 3 )
FIN 5008**
Business Finance (FIN 5008** / Credits: 3 )
FIN 5130
Financial Management (FIN 5130 / Credits: 3 )
ISM 5150
Information Strategy for Digital Transformation (ISM 5150 / Credits: 3 )
MGT 5001
Developing Academic and Career Success (MGT 5001 / Credits: 1 )
MGT 5105
Managing Organizational Behavior in a Dynamic and Complex World (MGT 5105 / Credits: 3 )
MGT 5170
Applying Strategy for Managers (MGT 5170 / Credits: 3 )
MKT 5125
Marketing Decisions for Managers (MKT 5125 / Credits: 3 )
QNT 5000
Foundations of Business Statistics (QNT 5000 / Credits: 3 )
QNT 5160
Analytical Modeling for Decision Making (QNT 5160 / Credits: 3 )
International Business Major Courses (12 credits)
FIN 5515
International Finance (FIN 5515 / Credits: 3 )
INB 5807
Foundations of Global Business (INB 5807 / Credits: 3 )
INB 5822
Globalization and Emerging Markets (INB 5822 / Credits: 3 )
INB 5827
Import/Export Principles and Practices (INB 5827 / Credits: 3 )
International Business Electives (3 credits)
Choose one from the following: ( )
Open elective—any course in HCBE excluding CHS prefixes ( )
MGT 5680
Management Internship (MGT 5680 / Credits: 3 )
INB 5846
International Field Seminar (INB 5846 / Credits: 3 )

* Course may be waived at the discretion of the department chair or designee. Waivers will only be considered when an equivalent course with a grade of C has been completed in the past 10 years.
** Waivers will only be considered when an equivalent course with a grade of B- has been completed in the past 5 years.

For a full list of all course descriptions, visit

Current students: Please consult your Academic Advisor for program requirements or access SharkLink for your Degree Works audit. Program requirements are subject to change, and your Academic Advisor or Degree works audit can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.

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