International Business

A World of Opportunity

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in International Business is a program designed for the globally-minded student interested in practicing business cross-culturally.

A degree in international business prepares students for careers with companies and organizations that operate within a global context. Jobs are available around the world — either with companies based in the U.S. that have international operations or with foreign companies.

Olivet offers a wide spectrum of in-class education and experience outside the classroom —from opportunities to study abroad in Europe, Asia, and more, to taking on a minor in a foreign language.

International Business Careers

international banking, international sales, interpretation and translation services, international real estate, international trader, international shipping, international e-commerce

International Business is Ideal for those Who Are:

  • creative
  • flexible
  • excited about travel
  • good with numbers
  • confident
  • a clear communicator
  • patient while you gain experience
  • ready to take a leadership role

Then consider a career in international business.

By the Numbers
92%
career placement rate
575K
business jobs posted in 2016
60
minutes from Chicago
17:1
student to faculty ratio

Quality Assurance

The School of Business at Olivet Nazarene University is preparing students for success in their chosen careers. Employers are underscoring the value of Olivet graduates in the workplace, specifically because of their integrity and skills in communication and problem solving. Alumni continue to report on the excellent jobs they are landing and promotions they are receiving.

Certifications

Students have many opportunities to earn the certifications that set them apart from other college graduates. With these certifications, they will find many career doors open to them. Olivet is one of only 10 Illinois schools offering SAP certifications. SAP is the worldwide market leader in enterprise applications software.

Professional Certifications

Enactus

Teach the business skills you learn in the classroom to those in the communities around you. Take the lead in developing and implementing projects focusing on market economics, financial literacy, success skills, entrepreneurship, environmental sustainability and ethics.

Enactus

Visit Olivet

The best way to discover all that Olivet has to offer is to schedule your personal, customized visit. Learn how a degree from the Olivet will shape your future.

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Make Connections

Olivet Business Students make important connections with trusted companies resulting in internships and career first-steps, all while working to develop portfolios to present to future employers.

Hands On

Successful businesses and their leaders open their doors to Olivet students, allowing them to learn firsthand why and how they succeed, examining case studies of real companies facing real challenges.

Faith at Work

Christian formation and faith, principles of finance, human resource management, industrial/organizational psychology are all part of the complete business experience at Olivet.