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Global Business Management

campus entrance

Program Overview

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Global Business Management curriculum is designed to introduce you to various aspects of global systems. This curriculum will prepare you for positions in international business through studies in business, international marketing, international law, international economics and international trade practices.

Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building and decision making. Through these skills, you’ll have a sound business education base for lifelong learning.

Dual-enrollment opportunities are available.

This program includes a Work-Based Learning option. A successful work learning experience is helpful in seeking employment.

Degree and Certificate Options

  • Global Business Management – Associate in Applied Science
  • Global Business Management Certificate

Careers

Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, large to small business or industry and other world organizations.

Curriculum Guides

First Year
Fall Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095, or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
WBL 110 World of Work none 1 n/a n/a 1 1
BUS 110 Introduction to Business Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095 or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers
or
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy
Prerequisites for CIS 110: ENG 090 and RED 090 and DMA 010-050, or ENG 095 and DMA 010-050, or DRE 098 and DMA 010-050 or appropriate placement
Prerequisites for CIS 111: none
2

1
2

2
n/a 4

3
3

2
ACC 120 Prin of Financial Accounting Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090 and DMA 010-050, or ENG 095 and DMA 010- 050, or DRE 098 and DMA 010-050 or appropriate placement 3 2 n/a 5 4
INT 110 International Business Prerequisite: RED 090 or DRE 098 or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Total Semester Hours 16 – 17
First Year
Spring Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines Prerequisite: ENG 111 3 n/a n/a 3 3
INT 210 International Trade Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095, or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
BUS 115 Business Law Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095, or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Acct
or
BUS 280 REAL Small Business
Prerequisites for ACC 121: ACC 120
Prerequisites for BUS 280: none
2 – 4 3 n/a 4 – 5 4
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy
or
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I
or
MAT 171 Pre-calculus Algebra
Prerequisites for MAT 143 and MAT 152: DMA 010-050 and DRE 098
Prerequisites for MAT 171 — take one set:
Set 1: DMA 010-080
Set 2: DMA 010-050 and DMA 065
Set 3: MAT 121
2 – 3 2 n/a 4 – 5 3 – 4
Total Semester Hours 16 – 17
Second Year
Fall Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
ACC 270 International Accounting Prerequisite: ACC 120 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Choose three credit hours from Other Major Hours pick list Prerequisites: varies varies varies n/a varies 3
BUS 137 Principles of Management Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095, or DRE 098, or appropriate placement, and BUS 110 or MED 131 or CTS 115 3 n/a n/a 3 3
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing none 3 n/a n/a 3 3
OST 286 Professional Development none 3 n/a n/a n/a 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics
or
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics
Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090 and DMA 010-050, or ENG 095 and DMA 010-050; DRE 098 and DMA 010-050 or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Total Semester Hours 18
Second Year
Spring Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
BUS 285 Business Management Issues Prerequisites: BUS 110 and BUS 137 3 1 n/a 4 3
INT 220 International Economics Prerequisite: ECO 151 or ECO 251 or ECO 252 3 n/a n/a 3 3
INT 230 International Law Prerequisite: BUS 115 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Choose three credit hours from the Other Major Hours pick list Prerequisites: varies varies varies n/a varies 3
ART 111 Art Appreciation
or
MUS 110 Music Appreciation
or
PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics
Prerequisites for ART 111 or MUS 110: none
Prerequisites for PHI 240: ENG 111
3 n/a n/a 3 3
PSY 150 General Psychology
or
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
Prerequisites for PSY 150: ENG 080 and RED 080 or ENG 085 or DRE 097 or appropriate placement
Prerequisites for SOC 210: ENG 090 and RED 090 or ENG 095 or DRE 098 or appropriate placement
3 n/a n/a 3 3
Total Semester Hours 18
Total Semester Hours Required for Associate Degree 68 – 70
Course Number and Title Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Total Credit Hours
ACC 140 Payroll Accounting Prerequisite: ACC 120 1 3 2
ACC 150 Acct. Software Applications Prerequisite: ACC 120 1 3 2
BUS 125 Personal Finance Prerequisites: RED 090 or DRE 098 and DMA 010-050 or appropriate placement 3 n/a 3
BUS 139 Entrepreneurship I Prerequisites: DRE 098 and DMA 010-050 or appropriate placement 3 n/a 3
BUS 151 People Skills none 3 n/a 3
BUS 240 Business Ethics Prerequisite: DRE 098 or DRE 099 or appropriate placement 3 n/a 3
CTS 115 Info Systems Business Concept none 3 n/a 3
CTS 130 Spreadsheets Prerequisite: CIS 110 or CIS 111 or OST 137 2 2 3
CTS 240 Project Management Prerequisites: DRE 098 or appropriate placement and CIS 111 or CIS 110 2 2 3
DBA 110 Database Concepts Prerequisite: CIS 110 or CIS 111 2 3 3
DBA 115 Database Applications Prerequisite: DBA 110 2 2 3
DBA 120 Database Programming I Prerequisite: DBA 110 2 2 3
LOG 110 Introduction to Logistics Prerequisite: DRE 098 or appropriate placement 3 n/a 3
LOG 120 Global Logistics Prerequisite: LOG 110 3 n/a 3
OST 136 Word Processing Prerequisites: CIS 110/CIS 111 2 2 3
OST 236 Advanced Word Processing Prerequisite: OST 136 2 2 3
WBL 111 Work-Based learning I none n/a n/a 1
WBL 112 Work-Based learning I none n/a n/a 2
WBL 121 Work-Based learning II none n/a n/a 1
WBL 122 Work-Based learning II none n/a n/a 2
WBL 131 Work-Based learning III none n/a n/a 1
WBL 132 Work-Based learning III none n/a n/a 2
First Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing none 3 0 n/a 3 3
INT 110 International Business Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095 or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 0 n/a 3 3
BUS 115 Business Law Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095 or ENG 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Total Semester Hours 9
Second Semester
Course Number and Title
Prerequisites and
Corequisites
Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Total Contact Hours Total Credit Hours
INT 210 International Trade Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095 or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
INT 230 International Law Prerequisite: BUS 115 3 n/a n/a 3 3
BUS 110 Introduction to Business Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or ENG 095 or DRE 098, or appropriate placement 3 n/a n/a 3 3
Total Semester Hours 9
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 18