International Business

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Think on a global scale

Mercer’s International Business major challenges students to receive the educational background, practical knowledge, and engaged international experiences needed to pursue careers in international business and international affairs. Through a combination of business and foreign language courses, students will learn about topics such as: international marketing/management, international economics, and international finance. International Business majors will also fulfill a two-year foreign language requirement.

Gain experience

Students studying international business at Mercer are prepared for careers that encompass all aspects of business in an international setting. Students are required to have an international experiential component and can choose to enroll and participate in one of the following:

  • A semester-long study abroad program
  • A faculty-led study abroad program
  • A Mercer On Mission initiative

Launch your career

Mercer graduates can go on to pursue opportunities with traditional for-profit firms, non-profit entities, and government agencies within the United States and abroad. Individuals who successfully earn a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in International Business are prepared to work as business professionals in positions such as:

  • International Finance Manager
  • International Marketing Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Management Consultant

Learn more about our International Business major


Mercer undergraduate students may be eligible for special admission consideration for a graduate business program through the Special Consideration Program. Students can take advantage of waivers for both the GMAT requirement and the application fee, and enjoy additional benefits, including a 30% tuition benefit toward earning their graduate business degree at Mercer. Learn More

A diverse set of capabilities is needed with today’s ever-changing global market, and having a degree in business is preparing me for the complexities of the real world.

Donald Williams, Jr.
International Business and Management, ‘20

There have been so many opportunities within the business school, and Mercer in general, that allowed me to improve personally and professionally. From studying abroad, to having the ability to take courses that fit my career interests, to all the organizations on campus.

Jadon Murad
International Business, '21


Meet the Faculty

Mercer’s School of Business is supported by a talented group of faculty and staff who serve as mentors, coaches, teachers, and experts in their fields. They are committed to equipping the next generation of business leaders in the classroom and beyond.

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