Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in International Business

Are you seeking to expand your horizons and career options in the expanding world of international business?

Our post-baccalaureate certificate in international business will give you the tools to understand the underlying economic, political, and social trends of foreign nations, as well as the nuances of international business. This will prepare you to do business independently or succeed in a multinational operation.

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Certificate Information

15 credit hours
Minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0

For more information specific to you and your situation, meet with your academic advisor and find your ideal pathway to complete your degree on time.

All courses are 3 credit hours and require a grade of C- or better unless otherwise noted.


Required courses

  • BUS-D 300 - International Business Administration
  • BUS-F 494 - International Finance
  • ECON-E 333 - International Economics
  • POLS-Y 376 - International Political Economy
  • One 300/400-level course from the chosen Region's list of courses in Group A, Group B, or Group C of the International Studies Major (see bulletin for lists).

Students enrolled in this stand-along certificate program are not eligible for financial aid. Students are eligible for certificate courses if they are enrolled in another degree-seeming program.


According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), post-baccalaureate certificates are a great way to fast-track your career in an affordable way.

When time and money are a major concern, certificates allow recipients to gain skills in their field of choice in a relatively short period of time, usually less than a year, and for a price that won’t break the bank.

Kentucky residents

A trip across the river can cut your college costs. If you live in Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Meade, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, or Trimble counties in Kentucky, you're eligible for in-state tuition at IU Southeast. How? It's a great program called Reciprocity. Learn more about the Kentucky reciprocity program.

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