International Business Major
The International Business Major (IB) at McCombs combines the intellectual and professional advantages of the McCombs core with customizable business or language skills for taking that McCombs education global. IB students are able to craft their academic plan to focus on the development of foreign language and culture skills or a variety of business skills and expertise. Regardless of the track, IB students enjoy flexibility in their degree plan allowing them to make their own road.
For details on the curriculum, please see the following:
The differences between the two tracks - both flexible in a number of ways - is best envisioned as follows:
NOTE: During the current travel disruptions, the Center for Global Business recognizes the importance of ensuring that students acquire the skills and understanding typically obtained through a traditional international experience. CGB will work with students completing the International Business and Global Management programs to design tailor-made alternative projects and paths of study that offer valuable substitute credentials. Regardless of travel opportunities, students graduating from these programs will be able to discuss and leverage a robust international understanding with employers, while demonstrating their ability to apply their skills and knowledge in changing circumstances. The Center for Global Business offers support for students as they customize their degree, including help with international internships, career support, and professional mentorships.