Undergraduate Programs in International Business
and Other Disciplines
The French Program at Georgia Tech offers a joint Bachelor of Science degree with International Affairs (IAML) and a joint Bachelor of Science degree with Economics (GEML). Georgia Tech also has a new Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies (ALIS) degree program in French, enabling students to link their language and culture study to industry and technology, society, and/or arts and media. Intensive summer programs in Languages for Business and Technology (LBAT) in a variety of locations, including Paris, France and Dakar, Senegal, are also available.
The University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business’ undergraduate international business program has global partnership exchange agreements with three business schools in France: ESSEC, University of Paris – Dauphine, and Euromed Management - Kedge Business School. All international business students are required to have advanced language training.
San Diego State University’s International Business Program requires students to demonstrate proficiency in their foreign language emphasis and complete a semester of study abroad. They must also complete an international internship as part of their degree requirements.
California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) offers a business track as part of their French B.A. program. This option in the French major (which may also be combined with a Minor in International Business) offers many career possibilities, both in government and private industry, at home and abroad. Students majoring in French at CSUSB have the option of spending an academic year in Aix-en-Provence or Paris through CSU International Programs (IP), benefiting from CSUSB's Switzer Scholarship and the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. French majors are also encouraged to apply for other opportunities abroad, including the European Studies Association's summer program (July) in Paris, the Teaching Assistant Program in France, the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. After completing their B.A., a number of French alums have successfully completed top-ranked graduate programs, such as Middlebury's M.A. program in Paris.