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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


June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

June 8
Three-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 15
Summer 2015 seven-week session classes begin.

June 15
Four-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 18
ELast day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

June 25
Last day to change to Audit.

June 25
Last day to drop and have course dropped from record.

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
ast 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.

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