Undergraduate Global Business Program


The Global Business Program is a customized 18-unit thematic minor program open only to Eller College students.

The Global Business Program compliments the experience of students who study abroad, as well as students who have an interest in international business, including those seeking knowledge specific to the global business environment.

Eligibility Requirements

Eller students who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for the Global Business Program:

  • Declared Pre-Professional or Eller Major (Upper division core courses can only be taken once students has been admitted through Professional Admissions or Advanced Standing) 
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis (apply now)
  • Overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher

Unit Requirements

Required Core Courses 

  • BNAD 449 International Business Environments-Fall semester (includes Mexico Study Tour)
  • BNAD 450 Principles of International Business-Spring semester


  • One Upper Division (3 units) 
  • Three Lower Division (9 units)

Elective Requirements

Students are encouraged to take Global Business Program electives prior to applying.

View Global Business Program Electives

Elective Unit Policy

  • Tier One Gen Eds cannot be used towards Global Business Program electives
  • Tier Two Gen Ed courses can be used to count towards Global Business Program electives
    • However, only two of these classes will qualify for the Global Business Program 
  • No "double-dipping" of upper-division Eller College courses for Global Business Program electives
  • Students are encouraged to take pre-approved Global Business Program courses while abroad

Global Business Program Application

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Global Business Program. Please follow these easy steps to complete your application:

1. Log into your eSMS Account
2. Use your NetID and Password
3. Go to: Applications
4. Click on: Global Minor
5. Click on: Add Global Business Minor
6. Follow the steps!

Apply to the Global Business Program