May 27, 2020  

International Business BBA

This major enables students to acquire a knowledge base that develops their capacity to work for an organization that operates in a global setting.

Total Credits: 124

Major Requirements

Major Electives—12

Students may select electives in one academic discipline that suits their special area of interest, or take any of the elective courses listed below to meet the degree requirements. Choose four courses from the following: 

Business Major Course/GPA Requirements

Students must complete the required and elective major courses (27 credits) with a minimum GPA of 2.33 (C+). The GPA is figured including all courses attempted—even those in which a D is received and which, therefore, do not apply towards the 27 credits of the major.

All International Business students must earn at least a “C” letter grade in the following courses: ACCT 121 , ACCT 122 , ECON 225 , ECON 226 , and FNCE 317 .


General Electives—11

Sufficient credits to complete the 124 credits required for graduation.

General Education—44

See professional program requirements  and note the following specific requirements:

Computer Literacy

Required as part of the Business Core.


See BA/BS degree  requirements.

Other Requirements

Transfer Work

The School of Business Administration does not accept 100-200 level courses (i.e. lower division) as transfer work to replace 300-400 level courses (i.e. upper division).

Residence Requirement

Students must complete in residence in the School of Business Administration at Andrews University a minimum of 50% (33 credits) of the course work for the BBA degree (66 credits=39 credits in the BBA core + 27 credits in BBA required/elective major courses).

English Language Proficiency

The School of Business Administration does not permit undergraduate students to register for courses in the School of Business Administration unless they are at the Advanced Level in ELI.