Why Study International Business?

International business majors develop the skills to thrive in the ever-changing global economy. Students learn the ins and outs of how foreign economic, legal and political frameworks can impact international trade.

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Degree Tracks & Course Sequence

Associate of Science (AS): International Business

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At Rockland Community College, you are provided with a Student Success Team that will help you with your academic journey, career exploration, transfer planning, support service referrals, and more! Your Team includes your Dean, Program Director, Faculty Advisor, Student Success Advisor, Connection Center Counselor, Financial Aid Advisor, Peer Mentors, and if you’re involved in any of these special programs, your Athletics, Honors, TRiO, and Veterans Advisors. During your first semester, you will take an ‘Introduction to the School’ course that will outline the various College offices and departments that can help you on your path.

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Career Outlook

International business graduates often join employers in sectors closely related to the major, such as marketing, human resources, finance, and sales.

Job Roles

International Marketing Managers, Human Resource Managers, Financial Analysts, and Policy Analysts


Multinational Organizations, Governmental Agencies, International Banks, Trade and Customs, and Freight Logistics


Translator / Interpreter

$80,550 NYS Average
National Average $63,080 annually

Financial and Investment Analysts

$143,330 NYS Average
National Average $112,950 annually

Human Resources Specialists

$89,530 NYS Average
National Average $76,060 annually

Employment and wage data by occupation are based on the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey, which collects information from approximately 51,000 businesses. labor.ny.gov

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