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Do you want to lead or manage multinational businesses and operations? Our Bachelor of Applied Science in International Business gives you the skills to compete and thrive in the global marketplace. You will gain a broad perspective of international management practices and be prepared to work in a variety of fields like banking, consulting, international trade and information technology.
In addition to the business certificates listed below, SPC offers a track in Insurance Services in our Business Administration A.S. degree.
Our business certificates give you specific skills and are part of our Associate in Science degrees, which can help you earn more money.
These subplans include a certificate:
Our A.S. business degrees transfer to our bachelor’s degrees.
Our bachelor's degree in International Business teaches you how to:
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2017 (535)
The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2017 (535), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.
Dr. Greg Nenstiel, Dean, EPI, (727) 791-2433Dr. Lori Jones, Epicenter, (727) 341-4574
*** THIS PROGRAM IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING STUDENTS. LAST ADMISSION TERM IS FALL 2017 (535) ***
This unique program is intended for students who are interested in leading, supervising and managing multinational businesses and operations. Students will receive training in multi-cultural business implications, thereby increasing their value and competitiveness in the international marketplace. Students who complete this innovative program will be prepared to gain international employment in a variety of industries such as banking, consulting, international trade, and information technology.
The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.
If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.
Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Florida CIP Code
1105211011: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (BAS)
Federal CIP Code
52.1101: International Business/Trade/Commerce.
Admission requires completion of sixty (60) college-level credits in a related discipline, including 15 credits of transferable general education courses, and completion of the state-mandated prerequisites listed below with a grade of "C" or better.
NOTE: If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.
ADMISSIONS COURSES60 credits in a related discipline with at least 15 General Education credits
STATE MANDATED PREREQUISITESINTERNATIONAL BUSINESS PREREQUISITES
LOWER DIVISION SUPPORT COURSESBUSINESS SUPPORT COURSES (select 15 credits)
MAJOR CORE COURSESMajor Requirements (Complete 33 credits)
MAJOR CORE COURSESREQUIRED FINAL COURSE - Last Semester for All Students
MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSESSelect 6 credits:
* Applies towards general education requirements.1 Recommended support course. INR2002 will also satisfy Worldview requirement2 Recommended support course3 Recommended support course4 Optional Support Course if AA level pre-reqs satisfied.5 ACG2450 Taken at SPC, the content prepares the student to take the QuickBooks Certification Exam6 MAN1500, MAN1590 and MAN2571 course content relates to Supply Chain Industry Certifications offered through SPC7 Completion of RMI1201, RMI2113, RMI2213, and GEB2940 or RMI2940 earns the Insurance Customer Service License (Completion of Associate's degree also required).8 Completion of REE1040 with a 70% or better allows the student to sit for the State of Florida Real Estate Sales Agent exam.9 FIN3403-Must be taken within the first 15 upper division hours of the program10 For students in Effective terms prior to 0520, MAN 4900 will be completed for 3 credits. For
students in term 0520 or later, MAN 4900 will be offered at 6 credits starting Fall 2017. All Major Core courses must be completed (33 credits) before Capstone can be taken
To be admitted to our Bachelor of Applied Science in International Business degree program, you need:
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