Global Business Program

A Global Business Thematic Minor

Global Business ProgramThe Global Business Program is a customized 18-unit thematic minor program open only to Eller College students.

The Global Business Program compliments the experience of students who study abroad, as well as students who have an interest in international business, including those seeking knowledge specific to the global business environment.


Eligibility Requirements

Eller students who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for the Global Business Program:

  • Accepted into the Eller College of Management through professional admissions
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis (apply now)
  • Overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.9 or higher


Unit Requirements

Second Language Requirement: Second-semester proficiency in a second language is required. The second language requirement does not need to be completed before applying but does need to be completed prior to graduation.

Required Core Courses 

  • BNAD 449 International Business Environments - Fall semester
  • BNAD 450 Principles of International Business - Spring semester


  • One Upper Division (3 units) 
  • Three Lower Division (9 units)


Elective Requirements

Students are encouraged to take Global Business Program electives prior to applying.

View Global Business Program Electives

Elective Unit Policy

  • Tier One Gen Eds cannot be used towards Global Business Program electives
  • Tier Two Gen Ed courses can be used to count towards Global Business Program electives
    • However, only two of these classes will qualify for the Global Business Program 
  • No "double-dipping" of upper-division Eller College courses for Global Business Program electives
  • Students are encouraged to take pre-approved Global Business Program courses while abroad


Global Business Program Application

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Global Business Program. Apply now:

Click Here to Apply to the Global Business Program


For additional information, please contact us.

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