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Business Language Options

The Texas MBA Business Language Options provide you with the opportunity to:

  • Gain foreign language proficiency
  • Learn to communicate comfortably in normal business & academic situations
  • Gain an understanding of economic structures & business practices abroad
  • Better prepare for participation in exchange or double degree programs

Choose from the array of courses, options and activities to meet your personal objectives and fit your individual schedule:

MBA Elective Courses

IB 395 Business in Latin America

Offered Each Spring
Eligible Students: MBA/MPA students only
Proficiency level: Intermediate – Advanced
Schedule: Spring semester
Location: UT-Austin campus
Credit: 3 hours, MBA/MPA elective credit

Students should follow all regular University registration procedures to enroll in the course. Normal tuition and course fees apply.

Highlights:

  • Taught in Spanish
  • Generally designed for non-native speakers of Spanish who are still learning the language
  • Native speakers also encouraged to enroll
  • Focus on the cultural aspects of doing business in Latin America
  • For students considering Exchange or Double Degree programs, gain experience learning content in a foreign language.

Interested students who are not sure if their Spanish language proficiency is sufficient should contact the Associate Director for Business Language Programs in the CIBER office for assessment.

UT Business Language Courses

A variety of Business Language courses are offered in the College of Liberal Arts and may be incorporated into the MBA with permission from an Academic Advisor. Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish have been offered in previous years. Students should consult the Course Schedule for additional options.

Eligible students: All
Proficiency level: Intermediate - Advanced
Dates: Fall and Spring semester
Location: UT-Austin campus
Credit: 3 hours, MBA waived elective credit with permission of an Academic Advisor

Students should follow all regular University registration procedures to enroll in the course. Normal tuition and course fees apply.

Page last updated: 4/6/2015