Vancouver Island University
BBA International Business Major
The International Business major is offered as a specialization for the Bachelor of Business Administration program and will prepare students for careers at organizations around the world.
Why International Business?
The International Business major provides students with skills that allow them to act and think on a global scale. The program is designed to position students to either start their careers or pursue Masters Degrees upon graduation.
This Major focuses on the interaction between global affairs and the functional domain of the enterprise from an international perspective. The core curriculum includes International Business strategy, marketing, finance, human resource management, and sustainable development. Students have the option to choose between foreign language credits and equivalent credits in anthropology, political science, sociology, First Nations studies, and global studies. Students also have opportunities for international learning with a variety of options for field schools, international internships, and study abroad opportunities.
Students will be prepared for careers in profit or not-for-profit organizations around the world. Careers that International Business students may be able to pursue include those in the fields of consulting, international brand management, international human resources management, international advertising, foreign exchange trading, international lending, and government.
For more information of the BBA entry requirements, or for details on the International Business major please see the BBA Program and Course Calendar.
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All programs at VIU have admission requirements, which represent the minimum standing you must have completed in order to qualify for entry. Admission requirements are in place to ensure that students will have a reasonable opportunity to succeed in their studies. Different types of programs have different requirements.
VIU has an entry level for everyone. If you do not meet the admission requirements for the program you have chosen, we can help you upgrade your qualifications so that you will be able to qualify for admission to that program in the future.
Canadian citizens and those with permanent residence status in Canada are eligible for admission to Academic programs if they meet one of the following conditions:
- graduation from a BC secondary school, or equivalent, with a minimum “C” grade in either English Studies 12 or English First Peoples 12;
- previous degree from a recognized university;
- visiting student from a college or university (a “Letter of Permission” from the home institution is required);
- a transfer student from a college or university (at least 24 transferable university-level credits completed);
- academic mature student category: 21 years of age (or will turn 21 during their first semester) and has a minimum “C” grade in either English Studies 12 or English First Peoples 12.
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