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A Global Perspective

Studying International Business Administration means you'll be ready to cross borders and cultures to help businesses and organizations meet their needs. Countless industries and business in San Diego capitalize on the border region to do business in Tijuana and the general Mexico region, meaning these businesses need strong and trained international professionals to be able to succeed and grow.

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The International Business program at Southwestern College provides students with a small business approach to international business theory, import/export trade, logistics, e-business/e-commerce, cultural diversity, and international business law and regulation. Students explore the theoretical and practical aspects of working within our global business environment.

Career Options

Most of the career options that follow require at least an associate degree and some require a bachelor’s or graduate level degree. Career options include

  • International business owner/entrepreneur
  • Exporter and importer
  • Logistics and transportation manager
  • Accountant
  • Financial officer
  • International banker
  • Human resources manager/director.
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