International Business and Culture

International Business and Culture

Georgetown College recognizes that business and culture are inextricably linked. Opportunities for students to participate in the global society and to engage effectively in business will be enhanced if students have studied business, language, and culture in an integrated and reflective manner.

The student who completes the International Business and Culture major will:

  • Be able to analyze problems and formulate appropriate solutions;
  • Be able to communicate ideas effectively;
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic content of the functional areas of business (accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing);
  • Demonstrate understanding of global societies and world issues, particularly as related to business and commerce;
  • Communicate with proficiency in Spanish or another global language.

Program Type

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Program Contact

Professor Laura Hunt (WLN) & Professor Tom Cooper (BUA)

Program Options

Core Courses

(30 hours required)

Required Course Selections

(12 hours required)

Elective Courses

(12 hours required)

  • Select six additional hours from 300-400 level French or Spanish courses and six additional hours from 300-400 level courses in any discipline as approved by the World Languages chair. Study Abroad is an essential component to this major and therefore strongly encouraged.

Allied Courses

(6 required hours)

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