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Concentration in International Business

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Why Earn an MBA in International Business at UHD?

The International Business MBA concentration at UHD is designed for the increasingly smaller world. Corporate executives and leaders with a world view and extensive international exposure have joined us in building the program and in formulating curriculum topics. Our innovative and unique International Masters in Business Administration program gives graduates a competitive advantage that will withstand global competition.

Suitable Candidates for the International Business MBA Program:

Candidates interested in pursuing careers in the areas of finance, risk management, and supply chain management within a multinational corporation are strongly encouraged to attend. 

The Skills and Topics Covered in MBA International Business Courses Include:

  • International risk management and decision making while experiencing uncertainty in the highly dynamic international business environment
  • Strategic sourcing and purchasing/procurement with a global focus
  • Law, ethics, and compliance in international business
  • International logistic skills and techniques
  • International financial markets and the operation of banks within the international environment 


To obtain an MBA degree with an International Business specialization, students are required to take 10 separate core courses in addition to the student's chosen concentration courses.

Concentration courses are offered in the evenings, one class every eight weeks, and can be completed over the span of 12 months. The courses include the following:

MBA 6370 Risk Management 3
MBA 6372 International Strategic Sourcing 3
MBA 6374 Ethics, Law and Compliance in International Business 3
MBA 6376 International Logistics 3
MBA 6378 International Banking and Finance 3
MBA 6102 Graduate Colloquium  (required for all concentrations) 1
Total Hours   16

 Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA International Business Course Description.

The core courses are included in our soft start and traditional MBA programs. The courses include the following:

MBA 6213 Management of Organizational Behavior 2
MBA 6211 Managerial Decision Making 2
MBA 6203 Managerial Accounting and Budgeting 2
MBA 6208 Marketing Management 2
MBA 6204 Managerial Finance 2
MBA 6205 Management of the Supply Chain 2
MBA 6207 Management of  Information Systems 2
MBA 6212 Managerial Economics 2
MBA 6202 Strategic Management 2
MBA 6216 Capstone B 2
Total Hours   20

Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA Core Course descriptions.

Please note that for some MBA candidates, leveling courses may be required.

Additional MBA Concentration Options

MBA in Accounting
MBA in Business Intelligence
MBA in Finance
MBA in Human Resources Management
MBA in Leadership
MBA in Project Management and Process Improvement
MBA in Sales Management and Business Development 
MBA in Supply Chain Management