Global Business Certificate

Certificate in Global Business

The Global Business Certificate is a 15 credit hour program of study offered by the College of Business. Students who have already fulfilled Requirements I and II (below) can complete the Global Business Certificate in a single semester. Upon successful completion of the program students will be awarded the Global Business Certificate, and this achievement will also be recorded on their transcript.

Requirements for a Certificate in Global Business

Language Requirement
Students must have college credit for one semester of a language other than their native language3
For Students Using English as Their Second Language
Student must achieve a TOEFL score of:
500 (Paper-Based)
173 (Computer-Based)
61 (Internet-Based)
Achieve an IELTS score of 5.5
Study Abroad
Students can satisfy the study abroad component by:3
Participating in an approved UNA faculty-led study abroad program (For programs not advertised as approved, requests for approval should be made in advance to the College of Business Dean’s Office)
Participating in the semester or year abroad program through the Magellan Exchange (or other approved program abroad)
Internship in an international division
Earning academic credits from an accredited higher education institution abroad
Certificate Courses
FL 101Introduction to Global Studies3
or FL 101H Honors Introduction to Global Studies
SA 498Study Abroad Experience 10
PS 251Global Politics and Society3
Select three semester credit hours of Economic Activity courses from the following:3
International Trade and Finance 2
Economic Geography
Economic Geography
Business Geography
Business Geography
International Business 3
Total Hours15