Introduction

The mission of B.S. Global Business is to provide a world-class education to demographically, economically, and culturally diverse students who are motivated to become the next generation of successful, socially-responsible global leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs. We offer students a demanding and dynamic program of excellence taught by expert and caring faculty with exposure to best global business practices. In 2017, B.S. Global Business Program was included in the “13th Five-Year “characteristic academic program of Zhejiang colleges and universities. Meanwhile, Global Business is an advantage major at Kean university US.

B.S. Global Business contributes to a prosperous, diverse and dynamic world. Students earning a global business degree are prepared to tackle the complex international marketplace, working for global and international companies, mid-size companies and entrepreneurial enterprises with global reach. We provide a real-world, high-impact education that gives students the tools they will need in the workforce of today, and tomorrow. Global business students benefit from prestigious multinational business connections, overseas internships and an accessible and exceptional faculty. Students graduate with the real-world professional skills and an understanding of international trade that employers around the globe demand.

Global Practicum provides student consulting teams with uniquely immersive professional opportunities as they put their business skills to the test against real world challenges. Students will also be trained by the simulation team before participating in the practical project, it not only provides students with the most professional training programs in the future international business direction, but also establish science and environmental concept to cultivate students’ awareness of the sustainable development strategy of the environment.

 

Career Prospects

 

Studying Global Business not only helps you understand business on a global scale but develops your skills of flexibility, problem-solving ability, commercial awareness and communication, all highly valued by employers. Our graduates advance their careers in Fortune Global 500 companies. Over half of our graduate continue to graduate schools around the world.

Selected Graduate School

The George Washington University(GWU) London School of Economics (LSE)
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology University of Sydney
Fordham university University of Leeds

(Source: WKU 2017 Annual Graduate Employment Quality Report)

 

Knowledge and Skills Students will Grasp during the Study

 

B.S. in Global Business major involves the study of foreign exchange management, international capital markets, the international treasury functions, the European monetary systems, Development Banks and the Emerging Capital markets. Successfully managing such global interdependence depends on cultural sensitivity as well as, competence in formulating and implementing global strategy within the multi-faceted interplay among the home-country and host-countries’ management values and practices. Global Business Practicum offers students hands-on business experience in an international setting. Emphasis is upon learning while working in a cross-cultural team to solve and develop actionable recommendations for a business problem posed by a client firm. Students may begin work as virtual teams before traveling to the host country complete the project.

 

Major (Core) Required Courses

 

Organizational Behavior

International Management

International Business and Trade

International Marketing

Global Business Practicum

Sustainable Global Business & Technology

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

 

Find out more about Global Business Program of Kean University

http://globalbusiness.kean.edu/