Dec 04, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

International Business Minor

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The program of study for the International Business minor develops business expertise and cultural breadth. Specifically, it includes:

Business — functional capability

Students take five courses (15 credits) in several functional areas of business, including international business, management, marketing, economics, and finance.

Language/area studies

The ability to function effectively in more than one culture sets the IB minor apart. Students must complete nine credits of study from: language courses in the selected foreign language, courses in the related area studies, or courses taken during full-time resident study at a foreign university.

Please see the UNLV  Lee Business School Department of Marketing and International Business web page at for information about department programs, faculty and facilities.  Degree worksheets are available at​.



Please see advising information at the UNLV <Lee Business School Undergraduate Advising Office




Program accreditation information - AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Global Business Education Network | AACSB


Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the minor in international business, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate first-year language proficiency and cultural knowledge in the student’s chosen foreign language.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of a chosen functional area of business.
  • Explain the factors that determine international trade patterns and capital flows, and analyze their impact on global business operations.
  • Identify the major components of culture and explain how cultural differences affect the conduct of business.

Total Credits: 18

Courses Include:

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