Academic plan for International Business: Transfer

Year 1

Fall (15 Units) Spring (15 Units)
COMM 100W, ENGL 100W or LLD100W** BUS 133A: International Marketing
BUS 130: Introduction to Marketing BUS 170: Fundamentals of Finance
BUS 187: Global Dimensions of Business ECON 136: International Economics
BUS 160: Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior BUS 188: Business Systems and Policy
COMM 173: Intercultural Communication and Global Understanding PHIL 186: Professional and Business Ethics

Year 2

Fall (15 Units) Spring (15 Units)
BUS 162: International and Comparative Management BUS 140: Fundamentals of Operations Management
BUS 166: Business and Society Area Studies Elect
BUS 177: International Business Finance Area Studies Elect
BUS 190: Quantitative Business Analysis BUS 189: Strategic Management
Area Studies Elect. EARTH & ENVIRONMENT (R)
Cult. and Civ. (V)  


  • *Electives may be needed to earn 120 units.
  • The above recommended schedule assumes that the student has transferred with 57 transferable semester units from a community college and has completed all lower-division business and core general education requirements.
  • A passing score on the WST is a prerequisite to all Advanced General Education courses including 100W, Phil 186, and COMM 174.
  • In addition to the above requirements, International Business Majors are required to demonstrate competency in a single foreign language, usually by taking 6-10 units of a single foreign language in college or by passing a proficiency examination, or being a student whose primary language is not English. See BSAC Advisor for details.
  • As of fall 2007, COMM 173 replaces COMM 174
  • Minimum of 120 semester units required for graduation.

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