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M.B.A. in International Business Student

M.B.A. with a Major in International Business

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You’re ready to become a business leader in a global market. To do this, you have to know how to navigate the challenges and opportunities of a constantly changing global economy. The NSU Edge gives you a competitive advantage.

The M.B.A. with a major in International Business prepares you to meet the needs of any startup, nonprofit, or multinational corporation operating around the world. You’ll learn from Fortune 500 business executives and other industry leaders on how to successfully manage across borders and in different cultural and institutional environments – gaining a thorough understanding of individual government policies and varying economic, political, social, and cultural conditions.

In addition, you’ll have a number of opportunities to gain real world experience by studying emerging markets in the classroom, completing an internship, or traveling and studying abroad with the International Field Seminar. By the time you complete the program, you’ll be prepared to dominate on a more global level. 

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Admission Deadlines:

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

  • M.B.A. core courses offered weeknights or during the day on the main campus and online. International Business courses offered weeknights on the main campus and online.
  • Program can be completed in as little as 21 months.
  • Program begins five times annually with starts in August, October, January, March, and May.

For more information about the program, please contact:

The Office of Graduate Admissions
(954) 262-5067
1-800-672-7223 ext. 25067

Total Credits: 37-46

M.B.A. Core Courses (22-31 total credits)

International Business Major Courses (15 total credits)
INB 5807 Foundations of Global Business  
INB 5822 Globalization and Emerging Markets
INB 5827 Import/Export Principles and Practices  
FIN 5515 International Finance  
Choose one:
MGT 5680 Master of Business Administration Internship  
INB 5846 International Field Seminar  
XXX XXXX Open elective course in HCBE excluding CHS prefix
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.

Full-Time professionals are available to discuss the M.B.A. with a Major in International Business curriculum with you in greater detail. Simply call 800.672.7223 Ext. 25067 or contact our Enrollment Services Staff.

Course Descriptions

ACT 5140 : Accounting for Decision Makers

Linda Kidwell, Ph.D.

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FIN 5130 : Financial Management

Albert Williams, Ph.D.

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MGT 5105: Organizational Behavior in a Dynamic and Complex World

Leslie Tworoger, Ph.D.

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MGT 5170: Applying Strategey for Managers

Jason Cavich, Ph.D.


MKT 5125: Marketing Decisions for Managers

Bay O'Leary, Ph.D.

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The following prerequisite courses are built into the M.B.A. core curriculum.

ACT 5001 Introductory Accounting*
FIN 5008 Business Finance*
QNT 5000 Foundations of Business Statistics*

* 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 earned in the past 10 years

Students have four options for satisfying a program prerequisite course:

  1. Complete course(s) offered by the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Businessand Entrepreneurship;
  2. Take a required course through a regionally accredited institution with prior course approval in writing from the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship (students who have completed a course outside of the country may have to provide a NACES translation of the course description or syllabus if additional information is required. Students selecting this option must complete the requirements within their first two semesters with HCBE. After the second semester, courses must be completed with HCBE. Official transcripts must be sent to the university and imaged into the student file for review. Students will not be permitted to register for classes until the transcripts have been received and imaged into the student account. Seat availability is not guaranteed. This policy will be strictly enforced;
  3. Complete a proficiency examination administered by a testing organization that has national recognition, such as CLEP and DANTES. Students selecting this option must complete the requirements within their first two semesters with HCBE. After the second semester, courses must be completed with HCBE. Official transcripts must be received by the office of Academic Advising one week prior to students seeking to register for courses requiring the prerequisite requirement.
  • An application and $50 non-refundable application fee. CLICK HERE to APPLY ONLINE
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or for students with degrees from foreign institutions, an official foreign academic evaluation stating equivalent bachelor’s degree, must be submitted from a NACES organization 
  • Students who have earned a degree from a foreign non-English speaking country must submit English proficiency test scores, (TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, Duolingo, ELS)
  • Additional documents and may be required along with the GMAT or GRE based on review by the admissions committee.

Please contact us directly for minimum GPA requirement and required English proficiency test scores. View additional admission information

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