The interdisciplinary international studies and business major incorporates international studies, foreign language, and business courses. An internship is required with a foreign company located in the United States or abroad. The major provides an integrated approach to understanding the historical, economic, social, and political interactions affecting peoples, cultures, nations, and trans-national business companies.

International Studies and Business

Why Study International Studies and Business at Elms College? 

The interdisciplinary international studies and business major incorporates international studies, foreign language, and business courses. An internship is required with a foreign company located in the United States or abroad. The major provides an integrated approach to understanding the historical, economic, social, and political interactions affecting peoples, cultures, nations, and trans-national business companies.

The international studies component focuses on cultural issues that lead to a grasp of historical, sociological, political, and economic conditions in the global community.

The foreign language component is essential, because true access to a culture and a people is through their language. 

The business component prepares you for a professional career track with broad global perspective.

What Can You Do With a International Studies and Business Degree?

With growth in technology and international trade, globalization is changing the way we conduct business. Whether you want to work for an international company or expand a domestic company's business by tapping into foreign markets, a degree in international studies and business will prepare you to take on the world. Where you go is really up to you.

What's the Next Step?

Take a look at the curriculum for our program, contact us to learn more, or sign up for a campus visit. Ready to apply? You can do it online.

 

Contact Us

Division of Business
David Kimball
Chair

413-265-2300
kimballd@elms.edu