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Global Business Studies

Global Business Certificate
15 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0202

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

GBS 101 (formerly ITR 101) Introduction to Global Business

3

GBS 250 (formerly FIS 250) Interest Rates and Foreign Exchange Markets

3

GEG 130 Economic Geography

3

MGT 276 Corporate Social Responsibility and Decision Making

3

 

 

Select Your Professional Track From Group A - Operations or Group B - Marketing/Management:

 

GROUP A: OPERATIONS

 

One course from the following:

3

     GBS 205 (formerly ITR 205) Import/Export Basics

 

     GBS 212 Global Sourcing and Import Procedures

 

     GBS 225 (formerly ITR 225) Global Logistics and Documentation

 

     GBS 253 (formerly ITR 253) Practicum

 

 

 

GROUP B: MARKETING / MANAGEMENT

 

One course from the following:

3

     GBS 235 (formerly ITR 235) Global Marketing

 

     GBS 236 (formerly ITR 236) Current Global Events and Perspectives

 

     GBS 240 Global Management

 

     GBS 253 (formerly ITR 253) Practicum

 


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


15

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As a student, Jake Harris cofounded Students for Social Justice and lobbied to bring fair trade coffee to Oakton’s cafeterias.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
Last day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

July 23
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

July 30
Classes end.

August 3
Faculty grading due.

August 3
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 17
Faculty return for fall 2015 semester.

August 21
Second summer interim classes end.

August 24
Fall 2015 semester classes begin.

August 25
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

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