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2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
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Business Administration: Global Business Option (EA65)

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Associate in Science Degree

Campus contact for this program:
Professor Michael Mandel, MMandel@hcc.commnet.edu​

The increasing internationalization of business is requiring managers to have a global business perspective gained through experience, education or both. Competition from global competitors is mounting. The huge increase in import penetration moreover, the massive amounts of overseas investment means that firms of all sizes face competitors from everywhere in the world. International business differs from its domestic counterpart in that it involves three environments-domestic, foreign, and international-instead of one.


  • Describe our global environment
  • Depict the challenges of globalization
  • Portray the diversity and competitiveness of international business
  • Compare/contrast the social, cultural, political, economic, religious and legal aspects of each country with which we wish to trade
  • Explain the differences in the environmental focus of the markets in which they operate

Suggested Sequence of Courses:

Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Total Credits: 60 - 62

1 Must be MAT* E137  or higher.

2 Students desiring to transfer to a 4-year school should take a 4-credit laboratory science.

3 Business electives should be selected in consultation with a Business advisor. Business electives may be chosen from Accounting, Business, Computer Science, alternate Economics course, and Business Office Technology.

NOTE: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

NOTE: Please read Expectations for Student Use of Computers in Courses here.

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