Undergraduate Business Programs

International Business

International Business Major Salary and Career Opportunities

Graduating with a degree in international business can lead to opportunities in industries such as pharmaceutical, banking and telecommunications. With a median starting salary of $61,000 and placements at some of the top companies in the area, a career in international business could be perfect for you.

Career Growth Opportunities for International Business Majors

As the economy becomes increasingly global, knowledge of international markets and business trends is a vital skill set many companies desire. This need will only continue to increase and an undergraduate degree in this area of study can be used in a variety of industries.

What Type of Skills Will You Gain From an International Business Degree?

The international business degree focuses on building a diverse background in select business disciplines and applying this knowledge when analyzing and working in international markets.

An example of the skills this degree provides includes:

  • International business law
  • Global financial management
  • Domestic and global outsourcing management
  • Global marketing
  • Developing an understanding of international macro policy

What Can You Do with a Degree in International Business?

A degree in international business can be useful in a variety of industries even beyond conventional international business degree job opportunities. The unique and versatile skill set this degree provides can be used to help you reach your career goals.

Common Job Titles for Undergraduate International Business Majors

  • International marketing director
  • Financial controller
  • Multinational manager
  • Business development director
  • International trade and customs manager
  • International foreign policy advisor
  • Marketing manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Financial analyst
  • Economist
  • Policy analyst

Innovative Industries in International Business

  • International trade
  • Franchising
  • Distribution
  • Marketing

Top Job Landings for Recent Drexel International Business Graduates

Recent Drexel LeBow international business majors have landed jobs at the following companies:

  • CHUBB (formerly ACE USA)
  • Comcast Corporation
  • Hamilton Lane

What is the Average Salary for an International Business Major?

The average salary for Drexel LeBow international business graduates in 2018 was $55,214.

Professional Organizations for International Business Graduates

Professional organizations can provide you with the opportunity to build connections locally and internationally and further develop your skills through professional development opportunities.

Continuing Education Opportunities for International Business Majors

Building on the solid background an international business degree provides, graduate and doctoral studies can not only prepare students for career opportunities in academia but also for greater earnings and skill specialization

Recent Drexel LeBow international business alumni have gone on to pursue advanced degrees in the following programs:

How to Get an International Business Degree

Begin your career in international business by inquiring about this degree. To learn more about our career support, please contact Undergraduate Career Services.