Program Overview

Whether you hope to head up the Beijing office for Airbus, dream of running a major marketing campaign for Versace, or want to run a bistro in Paris, you’ll need to study international business.

Learn to think globally. Study culture and customs. Pick up a second language. Explore economics and finance. Spend a semester abroad. The experience is waiting for you at Spring Hill College. Spring Hill has been named a College of Distinction for its innovative business programs, dedicated faculty and quality education.


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Program Goals

As an international business major at Spring Hill College, you’ll explore:

  • The impact of globalization on countries, businesses and their citizens.
  • The intricacies of international business management and finance.
  • The role of the World Bank, the World Trade Organization, and the International Monetary Fund
  • The political, legal, and economic environments of multinational organizations
  • How cultural values impact management techniques
  • International marketing strategy
  • The logistics of international trade and cross-border investments

By studying international business, you will learn about world cultures and societies, and be challenged to approach issues from different perspectives. These skills are increasingly valuable to employers faced with the challenge of opening and integrating multiple markets and achieving cohesion and collegiality in increasingly diverse workforces.

Where We Work

• General Motors
• AT&T
• The Hershey Company
• Fidelity Investments

Career Outlook

With an international business degree, you’ll have an expanded view of the world and you can look at issues in a multitude of ways. This, coupled with the critical thinking skills you’ll develop, will allow you to be a solid leader in the business world. 


“My SHC experience has been unbelievable. This school has given me so much more than just an education. SHC is a special place, and every student here would agree with that. I wouldn’t trade my time here for anything else.” – Javier Portal


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  • Sam Khoury

    Associate Professor

  • Anindya Biswas

    Professor, Finance & Economics

  • John Eads


  • Stephanie Gapud

    Assistant Professor

  • James Larriviere

    Professor of Economics and Finance; Chair of the Division of Business

  • Nicole Larriviere

    Assistant Professor & Internship Coordinator

  • Theresa McGonagle Crider

    Assistant Professor

  • Nicholas Purcell


  • Kim Roberts

    Adjunct Lecturer

  • Andrew Sharp

    Professor Emiritus

  • Stacy Wellborn


Why SHC?

  • At Spring Hill College, we’re making our mark – With our small class sizes and affordable tuition, Spring Hill College is uniquely qualified to provide a high quality education to our students. Our Jesuit, Catholic college education is renowned as a well-rounded higher education approach, with an emphasis on empowering students with a passion for knowledge and personal growth. With our recent cut in tuition, Spring Hill College is one of the most affordable private colleges in the country. 
  • We’re curious and inspired – Forbes Magazine has ranked Spring Hill College as one of the top ten best colleges for return on investment (ROI). In our class of 2021, 92% of graduates attained placement six months after graduation through employment, graduate/professional school, internship or service.
  • We’re doers – Our students contribute 24,000 hours on average to the local community through the Foley Center each year. 100% of the 2020 graduates that applied to medical school were accepted. Spring Hill College has a 100% certification rate and a 92% placement rate with our Education program over the last five years.

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