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What is international business?

Using knowledge from several domains, such as economics, law, management and marketing, the International Business program builds competency in the culture, diversity and language of global business.

Why international business at OSU?

International Business students develop cross-cultural competence for conducting international business by taking various elective courses to hone their multicultural understanding, taking courses in a foreign language, or participating in the numerous study-abroad courses offered by the Center for Advanced Global Leadership (CAGLE).

Career paths

International Business degree program graduates compete for an ever-increasing number of jobs that allow them to work in the United States or abroad such as:

95%of graduating seniors

had employment, job offers, or other professional plans within six months of graduation.



Student Spotlight

Mekaila Carey, student spotlight

"I knew I wanted to travel; I love traveling. I thought that was an important way to learn about yourself and about the world. And I knew I couldn't go wrong with business skills. Those are important things all people could learn."

- Mekaila Carey
Guthrie, Oklahoma

Eastin Center for Career Readiness

Through the Eastin Center, OSU supports students’ professional growth from awareness to knowledge acquisition, practice and ultimately successful implementation.


Study abroad

The CAGLE Center is the main hub of study abroad opportunities in Spears Business. Through courses that can count toward degree requirements, students can spend 1-3 weeks immersing themselves in a foreign country and meeting professionals from different business industries. The CAGLE Center offers approximately 20+ trips yearly for students to explore the world.

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Two students with CAGLE flyers.

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