Downtown Campus

International Business

The tuition-free noncredit International Business Certificate of Completion covers the major factors required in international business including marketing, planning, shipping, finance, documentation, insurance, customs regulations, and government assistance programs.  Students will learn about business practices and trade issues for countries in Asia, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Latin America.

The certificate requires completion of 15 3-hour classes for a total of 45 classroom hours. Please see curriculum for more information including financial aid eligibility. See catalog course information details.

Program Goal

Program Goal. The International Business noncredit certificate is designed to prepare students currently operating their own business to expand into international markets, students who are considering starting their own export/import business, and students preparing to improve their job skills to enter or advance in the field of international business.

The course offerings examine all relevant aspects of international business including marketing, planning, shipping, finance, documentation, insurance, customs regulations, and government assistance programs. Students will review business practices and trade issues with the countries of Asia, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Latin America.

Exit Requirements

Successful completion of all required courses with a grade of C or higher. (Students may not repeat a class more than one time.) Completion of courses within three years.