NECB’s bachelor’s degree programs ranked 8th in New England by U.S. News and World Report
Why Choose New England College of Business?
New England College of Business has been educating successful finance and business professionals for over 100 years. Our online learning platform is ideal for today’s busy working adult. We understand the need for access to high-quality online degrees and provide programs that are:
Lowest tuition among all private four-year colleges in New England (U.S. Department of Education College Affordability and Transparency Center, 2011-2017).
Courses are 100% online, allowing you to study anytime and anywhere.
Career-focused coursework is led by faculty with real-world experience.
Our degree programs are regionally accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
Our interactive online learning environment was recognized with a 2014 Gold Award for Best Practices (USDLA) and the ACHE Award for Creative Use of Technology, and our degree programs are consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report.
To stay competitive in an increasingly complex global marketplace, companies must expand their reach worldwide. Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in International Business (BSIB) degree program help their companies address that challenge head-on with a fully online education taught by experienced international business professionals and distinguished professors with experience in international business.
For those who want business careers that make an international impact, this comprehensive degree program emphasizes international finance and economics, international business law and ethics, global human resources and global marketing.
What You Will Learn in the Online BSIB Program
Leadership, management, business communication, problem-solving and cross-cultural understanding — these are just a few of the skills graduates can take away from this international business degree program. Specific management skills such as analyzing international economic and market trends, developing marketing plans and managing the day-to-day operations of a complex business organization are supported in relation to the following learning outcomes:
- Identify key global business issues, particularly in finance, management and marketing
- Employ critical thinking and informational literacy skills in evaluating key global business issues
- Email marketing
- Analyze and apply theoretical perspectives to make ethically appropriate and economically efficient decisions in an international business context
- Provide effective leadership and managerial guidance to a diverse workforce in a global business environment
- Conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses to interpret, evaluate and report data.
- Think and plan strategically to solve complex organizational problems in a global business environment
- Lead cross-cultural teams in evolving work environments
- Justify oftentimes tough business decisions in an increasingly globalized world from an economic, business and socially responsible perspective
For a complete list of courses, download the Bachelor of Science in International Business curriculum worksheet. You may also view full course descriptions here.
Is the Online BSIB Program Right for You?
This online bachelor's degree in international business is specifically designed for working professionals who aspire to develop, or broaden, a career in global business — whether working for a multinational corporation, a business looking to expand internationally or governmental agencies that deal with international regulatory issues. The program may also be of interest to consultants and other professionals who require a more profound understanding of the ever-changing landscape of the global marketplace.
Nearly all of our students are working adults who recognize New England College of Business as a good fit for its convenience and flexibility. Sixty-three percent of them are employed at organizations which have a Corporate Partner relationship with New England College of Business.
“My long-term career goal is to operate a multinational business and I felt that this program definitely prepared me for that journey. While I was in the program, I was promoted three times at my job and basically the last one was one of the largest management promotions.”
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 6 undergraduate sessions*. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission representative, who can help you explore financial options. Your admission representative can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application and providing undergraduate transcripts.
* Not all programs are available during all sessions. See exceptions.