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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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IMPORTANT DATES


March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 13
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 16 -22
Spring Break.

March 23
Classes resume after Spring Break

March 25
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

March 29
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

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