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International Business

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Be a Worldly Leader in International Business

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) LogoToday’s corporate world is led by those with a deep understanding of international business. Are you next? Gain the knowledge of different political, cultural, financial, marketing and management systems that drive international business activities. Develop a global mindset.  Streamline goals of companies that trade, manufacture, or use contract manufacturing globally. You can do this and earn a globally recognized University of Minnesota degree.

International Business is a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree.

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    Salary Range $44,000-$81,000
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    International Trade Specialist
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    Cultural Advisors
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    Global Business Rep

Major in the making of you

UMN Crookston Business Department is proud to officially be ACBSP accredited. Learn more about the accreditation with Unit Head, Kevin Thompson, Ph.D. #IAmCrookston #UMNproud

Our Program is Accredited by ACBSP

The International Business degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Learn why this accreditation matters.

Career Paths

Work with nongovernmental organizations, Cultural advisors, Multinational/Global Business Representative, Translator, Import/Export agent, International trade specialist, International economist, Foreign currency investment advisor, and Foreign sales representative.


International Business


  • Receive a solid foundation in culture, etiquette, marketing, management, accounting, finance, and communications from an international perspective

  • Broaden your understanding of global business operations.

  • Study Abroad in International Business

  • Build skills to help streamline global pursuits of companies

  • Develop a global mindset

  • Learn in a business style boardroom


At the U of M Crookston, you won’t spend all your time behind a desk. Our curriculum is designed around experiential learning, which means we want you to have as much hands-on learning as possible. Depending on your major, you’ll find opportunities to be in the field, the lab, the classroom, or engaging in simulated scenarios that give you a competitive edge when you enter the workforce or head to grad school. You’ll learn the concepts and then actively apply them through projects, field trips, site visits, internships, and interactions with professionals in the field.

Meet your future professors

  • Rutherford Cardinal Johnson

    Senior Lecturer