MBA International Business Specialization

Department of Economics, Finance and International Business

International Business as a Field of Study

As a consequence of the high rate of global integration and increasing levels of political instability worldwide, it is imperative that firms hire knowledgeable professionals who are able to navigate the complex global economic landscape if they are to prosper. Fairleigh Dickinson's MBA in International Business curriculum provides students with the specialized and in-depth education necessary to successfully manage organizations in today's complex global environment.

Contact Dr. Djimopoulos, department chair, at (201) 692-7296 or e-mail for further information.

Career Opportunities in International Business
A wide range of related employment opportunities can be found in this field with national and international government agencies, non-government organizations, the travel and leisure industry, transportation and banking in such areas as global corporate operations and international financial services. Additionally, this graduate program is designed to provide students with a solid academic foundation to pursue doctoral level studies.

Our renowned faculty members, both full- and part - time, have both relevant terminal degrees and a wealth of experience in the real global environment, bringing their real-world experiences to bear on in the classroom.

Degree Requirements

All students enrolled in the MBA program must complete the MBA Core Curriculum in addition to their specialization requirements listed below.

Specialization Requirements (10  credits)

Required Courses

  • IBUS6012 International Business Concepts
  • IBUS6020 Economics of International Trade

Electives (choose three)

  • IBUS6072 International Management
  • IBUS6706 International Marketing
  • IBUS6742 Global Finance
  • IBUS6800 Graduate Independent Study