Tompkins Cortland Community College

Catalog 2017-18

International Business

(HEGIS: 5001)

A.S. Degree

As American businesses operate in an increasingly complex and competitive global economy, demand increases for graduates who are knowledgeable in the field of international business. Our international business degree program objectives are to help you understand the importance of international business to the U.S. economy, the differences in the economic systems that exist in the global economy, the economic, cultural, and business complexities of international marketing and sales, and the principles and requirements of exporting.

Designed to provide a strong academic background for transfer to a four-year college or university, this program combines specialized courses in international business with courses in the humanities, social sciences, science, mathematics, and traditional business courses.

Program Requirements

(for those matriculating in 2017-2018)


A.S., requirements, career options

Career Opportunities

Although the program is designed as a transfer program, students may pursue employment in the field upon completion of the degree. Potential employment opportunities would include entry-level positions with firms that conduct business in the global marketplace.

Transfer Options

The international business degree program is primarily for graduates planning to transfer to a four-year institution. Transfer options include programs at:

  • SUNY College at Cortland
  • Ithaca College
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh
  • SUNY College at Brockport
  • SUNY New Paltz
  • SUNY College at Oswego

For specific transfer information, contact the Counseling, Career, and Transfer Services office.

Program Chair

Kevin Haverlock
Professor (Business)

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