International Business, B.A. Adult Degree

The International Business Major at Avila

Prepare for the unique challenges you’ll face in a global business environment with Avila’s International Business B.A. degree. Our thorough curriculum means you’ll have a 360-degree understanding of business law, marketing, finance, and other fields from an international perspective.

While your classes will be 100% online and can be taken on your schedule, Avila’s faculty engages students with one-on-one instruction and a mentor mentality, so you’ll be confident going into any challenge with the support of faculty and staff behind you.

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PREPARE FOR SUCCESS. Majors pursuing a B.A. degree will complete a common body of business courses paired with liberal arts and skills courses.

Skills Total Credit Hours: 6

Fundamentals of Communication
Composition I

Liberal Arts Core Total Credit Hours: 26

From Renaissance to Modernism
General Biology – Cell & Genes w/Lab
Global Literature
American Experience II
Mathematical Modeling & Reasoning
Intro to Sociology
World Religion
Peace Studies

Major Requirements Total Credit Hours: 60

Accounting I
Accounting II
Legal Aspects of Business
Writing a Business Plan
Writing Plans and Presentations
Navigating the Digital Society
Statistical Analysis
Composition II
General Psychology
Diversity in the Workplace
International Business Law
International Economics
International Finance
International Management
International Marketing

Elective Total Credit Hours: 25

Total Required Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Sheet 2019-20

Curriculum Sheet 2018-19

Curriculum Sheet 2017-18

Curriculum Sheet 2016-17

Estimated 2022-2023 costs before financial aid
Adult Student Undergraduate Tuition =  $410 / credit hour
(Books and class materials are your responsibility in all Adult undergraduate programs.)
Are you interested in international business?
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Be Prepared for Your Career

Your International Business degree positions you for a career in major organizations across a wide area of fields and interests. Focus on your business topics in functional areas – Finance, Management, or Marketing – that match your interest, then seek a position that requires your International Business background and the functional area. For example, business courses in Management can open up opportunities in the area of International Recruitment, involving hiring talent from overseas.

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Avila International business graduates are pursuing careers as:

  • Financial Analysts
  • Operations Managers
Avila School of Business graduates choose to work at:
  • T-Mobile
  • Burns & McDonnell

Transferring to Avila?

We work with you to make the most of your transfer credits so you’re on track to graduate with a bachelor’s degree.

An Environment to Enhance your Education

Hooley-Bunschu Learning Commons

This is not your mother’s library. State-of-the-art study rooms, public workstations, tutoring services, and access to 50,000 on-campus volumes, plus millions of database articles await you.

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Guaranteed Internship Opportunities

All first-year undergraduate students are guaranteed an internship or research experience opportunity.

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Close to Everything Kansas City

At Avila, you’re only 15 minutes away from world-class museums, historical landmarks, professional sports venues, and centers of culture, commerce, and industry.

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Find Your Mentor

Avila’s faculty will challenge you, inspire you, and become more than just another teacher.

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“Every professor that I have had in my four years here has truly cared about my success not just in the classroom but in my future career as well.”

Joshua McCullough / ’22


Danielle Weaver, Adult Student Success Advisor
P: 816.501.2945 / E:

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