Area V – International Business

 

AREA V: PRE-PROFESSIONAL MAJOR AND ELECTIVE COURSES FOR A MAJOR IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AT AUBURN UNIVERSITY

All majors in Business are 123 semester hours. The maximum (combined) number of hours that the student may transfer from the 2-year institution is 61 semester hours. 

  • Students are allowed to choose one of 2 core options. 
    • Option 1: Complete 1 core Literature course and 2 core History courses. Under Option 1, the following is recommended for completion of the STARS Guide:
      • 6 hours in Area I: ENGL 101 and 102
      • 13 hours in Area II: One core Literature; one core Fine Art (signified with an ‘A’ in area II); PHL 206 or IDS 102; and an introductory or intermediate Spanish, French, German, or Chinese language course
      • 11 hours in Area III: Two sequential lab sciences and MTH 112
      • 9 hours in Area IV: One History course; ECO 231 and ECO 232
      • Area V: BUS 263; BUS 271; CIS 146 or 147; BUS 241 and 242; MTH 120 or 125; the second sequential History course; and a sequential foreign language course to follow the one chosen for area II
      • Allowances and restrictions on transfer hours for Option 1:
        • Students who complete Areas I-V as listed above will receive 2 hours of transfer credit for Microcomputer and 3 hours of transfer credit for MTH 125 in order to stay within the 61 hour transfer maximum.
        • Students who complete introductory foreign language course work may receive 3 hours of transfer credit per language course in order to stay within the 61 hour transfer maximum.
    • Option 2: Complete 2 core Literature courses and 1 core History course. Under Option 2, the following is recommended for completion of the STARS Guide:
      • 6 hours in Area I: ENGL 101 and 102
      • 12 hours in Area II: Two-Literature sequence; one core Fine Art (signified with an ‘A’ in area II); and PHL 206 or IDS 102
      • 11 hours in Area III: Two sequential lab sciences and MTH 112
      • 12 hours in Area IV: One History course; ECO 231 and ECO 232; and one of the following: ANT 200, PSY 200, or SOC 200
      • Area V: BUS 263; BUS 271; CIS 146 or 147; BUS 241 and 242; MTH 120 or 125; and an introductory or intermediate Spanish, French, German, or Chinese language course
      • Allowances and restrictions on transfer hours for Option 2:
        • Students who complete Areas I-V as listed above will receive 2 hours of transfer credit for Microcomputer and 3 hours of transfer credit for MTH 125 in order to stay within the 61 hour transfer maximum.
        • Students who complete introductory foreign language course work may receive 3 hours of transfer credit per language course in order to stay within the 61 hour transfer maximum.
  • Specific Business program requirements
    • Due to program requirements, International Business majors are encouraged to begin foreign language course work prior transferring.
  • Restrictions on transfer courses
    • Developmental, remedial, or technical courses will not transfer
    • Students should not take Principles of Marketing or Principles of Finance
    • A maximum of four semester hours of physical education may transfer

Please print this document and attach it to the International Business AGSC Transfer Guide. Together, this document and the AGSC Transfer Guide comprise the articulation agreement for a major in International Business at Auburn.

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Last modified: July 17, 2017