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International Business Major Salary and Career Opportunities

Graduating with a degree in international business can lead to opportunities in industries such as pharmaceutical, banking, telecommunications and more.

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 is the Average Salary for an International Business Major?

The average salary for Drexel LeBow international business graduates in 2021-2022 was $65,500.

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
  • Deloitte
  • Estee Lauder
  • Hamilton Lane
  • S&P Global Commodity Insights
  • Tapestry

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. Speak with a career services advisor for more information on international business professional organizations.

Continuing Education Opportunities for International Business Majors

Building on the solid background an international business degree provides, graduate and doctoral studies cannot 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:

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