2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Mar 07, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International Development, B.S. Business Administration

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Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the program in International Development will be able to :

  1. Exhibit general knowledge of theories and practices in the core areas of business. 
  2. Critically analyze and apply business knowledge to solve complex business situations.
  3. Demonstrate effective business communication through both written and verbal means. 
  4. Formulate decisions informed by ethical values.
  5. Collaborate effectively in teams.
  6. Exhibit an in-depth knowledge of International Development theories and concepts.
  7. Compare approaches to decision making in for-profit and non-profit environments based on International Development concepts.
  8. Evaluate the similarities and differences of the economic conditions between developed and developing countries based on International Development knowledge.

Choose Two Courses From the Following:

Total: 36 Units

Required Off Campus Program

  • A Fermanian School of Business approved semester or summer study abroad in a developing country or an approved three (3) unit internship in a developing country is required. 
  • In addition, a comparative analysis paper associated with the study abroad or internship must be completed during the student’s final semester prior to graduation, and must meet the minimum standards of quality as determined by the Dean or his/her designee. 

Major Total: 64 Units



  • ECO 1001  or ECO 1002  fulfills the general education Social World Requirement.
  • MTH 1073  fulfills general education Problem Solving Requirement, but MTH 1053  does not. 
  • PHL 2011  fulfills the general education Philosophy Requirement.

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