Program Description for International Business
Major: International Business
Concentration: UNF to Bremen
Degree: Bachelor of Business Admin.
The HSB/UNF double degree is an exciting opportunity to spend two years at Hochschule Bremen and two years at UNF, including a 15 week internship in Germany. Students who complete both UNF and HSB requirements earn two degrees: a Bachelor of Business Administration from UNF and The Bachelor Degree in Business Administration/International Management (BIM) from HSB.
The degree evaluation below reflects only the requirements to earn the UNF degree. In order to earn the Hochschule Bremen degree, additional requirements must be met. These are listed on your Osprey Map and on the HSB/UNF program website under the Curriculum tab; they include the following:
- completing additional coursework at HSB (Bremen, Germany)
- maintaining a minimum UNF GPA of 2.7 prior to studying at HSB
- completing a bachelor's thesis
- fulfilling internship experience in the Germany
All courses must be completed with a 'C' or better.
IB majors must apply for a passport in 1st semester.
Prerequisites (21 credits)
21 semester hours are required. A grade of "C" or better is required in all prerequisites. Students are required to complete the Coggin Career Readiness Certificate (former S.T.A.R. Certificate Program) with The Coggin Career Management Center by the end of their second year at UNF, prior to taking classes Hochschule Bremen.
Students must maintain a minimum 2.7 UNF GPA in order to study abroad at Hochschule Bremen.
ACG2021 Prin of Financial Accounting (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: ACGX021, ACGX022 or (ACGX001 and ACGX011)
ACG2071 Prin Managerial Accounting (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitution: (2-3 credit hours) ACGX071 or ACGX301
CGS1100 Computer Applications for Busi (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: (3-4 credit hours) CGSX100, CGSX530, CGSX570, CGSX060, CGSX531, CGSX000, CGSX100C or ISMX000 (or demonstrated competency)
ECO2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: ECOX013
ECO2023 Principles of Microeconomics (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: ECOX023
MAC2233 (GM)Calculus for Business (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: (3-4 credit hours) MACX233 or MACX230
STA2023 (GM) Elem Statistics-Business (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: (3-4 credit hours) STAX023, STAX122 or QMBX100
Core Requirements (18 credits)
18 semester hours are required. A grade of "C" or better is required in all core courses. MAN4720 is taken during the final semester, following completion of the internship in Germany. MAN3025, MAR3023 and FIN3403 must be completed prior to taking MAN4720. FIN304 is taken at Hochschule Bremen. For the suggested course sequence, visit your Osprey Map.
BUL3130 Legal Environment of Business (3 Credits)
FIN3403 Financial Management (3 Credits)
MAN3025 Principles of Management (3 Credits)
MAR3023 Principles of Marketing (3 Credits)
MAN3504 Operations Management (3 Credits)
MAN4720 Strategic Mgmt Business Policy (3 Credits)
You must pre-apply at www.unf.edu/coggin for MAN4720.
Major Requirements (12 credits)
12 semester hours are required. All International Business Majors are required to participate in an approved international educational experience. ECO3704, MAN4600 and MAR 4156 will be taken at Hochschule Bremen. For the suggested course sequence visit your Osprey Map.
ECO3704 International Trade (3 Credits)
FIN4604 International Finance (3 Credits)
MAN4600 International Management (3 Credits)
MAR4156 International Marketing (3 Credits)
Major Electives (6 credits)
A grade of "C' or better is required in all courses in this area. Major Electives will be taken at Hochschule Bremen.
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ACG4251, ACG4956, BUL4322, ECO4713, ECO4956, ECS3013, ECS3403, ECS3303, FIN4956,FRE3430, GEB4956, GEO3502, MAN4064, MAN4654, MAN4956. MAR4956, SPN3013, TAX4901, TRA4721 OR TRA4956
Internships (3 credits)
Internship in Germany must be completed before final semester.
GEB3361 International Business Interns (1-20 Credits)
Requisites (6 credits)
Select two foreign language courses at the intermediate level or above. GER2200 and GER2201 must be taken for the Bremen double degree program. A grade of "C" of better is required for all courses in this area.
GER2200 Intermediate German I (3 Credits)
GER2201 Intermediate German II (3 Credits)
Non-Business Requirements (6 credits)
Regional Studies courses will be taken at Hochschule Bremen. For the suggested sequence, visit your Osprey Map.
ASIAN Studies option
LATIN AMER Studies Option
MID EAST & African Studies option
INTER REL International Relations Option
FRENCH LAN French Language Option
SPANISH Language Option
Required Business (6 credits)
Six semester hours are required. A grade of "C" or better is required for all courses in this area.
ISM4011 Intro Management Info Systems (3 Credits)
ECO3411 Business/Economic Statistics (3 Credits)
Non-Business Requirements (3 credits)
ENC3202 Prof. Comm. Business (3 Credits)
All International Business majors are required to have an international experience prior to graduation. Students with the HSB concentration will satisfy this upon completion of their additional HSB requirements.