International Management, Bachelor of Science
The B.S. in International Management prepares students to meet and excel in today’s global business environment. The program is taught by a team of distinguished professors with educational, cultural and business backgrounds from all over the world. Its curriculum provides the unique opportunity for students to specialize in particular world regions by taking up to five courses in culture and language pertaining to their region of choice. Students can choose from a wide array of international business courses to drive their global learning. International experience is required, and acquired by participating in one or more of a menu of various experiential learning opportunities, including Global Destination Courses, internships, study abroad, and the GLOBE micro-finance program.
For more information about admission to this and other acclaimed undergraduate programs at St. John’s University, please visit Undergraduate Admission online. Or contact us directly at the campus of your choice:
Global Approach to Education
Students can serve those in need while learning about the world of micro-financing by participating in GLOBE. This student-managed academic program works with the University's strategic partners to provide loans for aspiring entrepreneurs who would otherwise be unable to secure loans.
Exciting study abroad programs give students in The Peter J. Tobin College of Business the chance to experience the rich history, culture and perspectives of others around the world while gaining a competitive edge before embarking on careers in today’s global society.
Students take advantage of St. John’s location in dynamic New York City. Our faculty and Career Center have strong ties to employers and other professional and educational resources throughout the New York area. Students also make New York their classroom through innovative courses like Discover New York.
Research on the market for graduates of this program indicate opportunities in the following fields: global entrepreneurship, international human resource management, foreign affairs analysis, global business and market analysis, global logistics and supply chain, international management consulting, importing and exporting, and management of global operations. The scope of business today is global, and this degree gives students an advantage in a competitive marketplace.
Along with outstanding courses and renowned professors, management students in The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John's benefit from world-class academic and technological resources.
For example, the Financial Information Lab boasts state-of-the-art learning tools including 29 computer workstations. Each computer offers the latest FactSet financial software. The lab provides access to Bloomberg systems as well as news, stock market information and financial data to enrich every student’s understanding of the business world.
Students have access to the latest financial news and information with 14 DirecTV Channels including Bloomberg 353, CNBC 355, CNBC World 357 and the Fox News Channel. Multimedia classrooms include premium audio/visual features such as wireless connectivity, laptop connectors, ceiling projectors and wall-mounted LCD screens.
The Tobin College of Business features innovative programs such as the Executive-in-Residence Program (EIRP), which draws on the University’s extensive alumni network to provide both undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to engage in practical business consulting with real-world business and non-profit organizations.
The Undergraduate Student-Managed Investment Fund is a highly selective program that gives students hands-on experience with managing a substantial portfolio.
Along with these opportunities, students can add to their learning experience through the University's business-related academic clubs and honor societies. Though each society emphasizes a particular business discipline, students in the Tobin College may join any of these student-run organizations:
- APICS, The Educational Society for Resource Management
- Advertising Club
- Economics and Finance Society
- Marketing Club
- Accounting Society
- National Association of Black Accountants
The Tobin College also offers membership in these honor societies:
- Beta Alpha Psi: The national scholastic honor society in accounting
- Beta Gamma Sigma: The Iota Chapter of this honor society for colleges of business administration
- Omicron Delta Epsilon: The Theta Chapter of this national honor society in economics
- Sigma Iota Epsilon: The Sigma Chapter of the national honor society in management)
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business Dean’s Distinguished Scholars Program
This elite program offers opportunities for high-achieving undergraduate business students to share their academic journey with fellow scholars in the program. It features enriched curricular activities designed to stimulate intellectual, professional, and personal growth by combining opportunities for career development, global study, research projects with faculty, and academic service learning.
Students are selected for the program by Tobin faculty. Business students who graduated in the top 10 percent of their high school class and scored a minimum combined verbal/mathematics SAT score of 1300 will be considered.
The Dean’s Distinguished Scholars Program participation requirements include:
- Enrollment in Distinguished Scholars-designated courses
- Participation in a subsidized Scholars Global Destination Course
- Completion of at least one internship course
- Participation in two workshop/speaker/career development activities per semester
- Maintenance of a 3.5 cumulative GPA, both overall and within student’s major
The benefits of the program are many, notably:
- Participating students receive a $1,000 grant toward the Tobin Global Destination course
- Participating students have the option to conduct research with a faculty member within the student’s major
- Participating students may live with other Distinguished Scholars in one of the University’s residence halls