What will I learn?

As part of the Paul College of Business and Economics, the business administration major international business and economics option is an interdisciplinary course of study, providing you strong business training and preparation for a career at organizations with an international focus, particularly multinational corporations, international banks and government agencies. You’ll be encouraged to experience other cultures first-hand through internships or study abroad. Paul College’s Budapest Study Abroad Program, managed by faculty and staff, allows you to integrate into a multinational and intercultural community in the heart of Europe while taking classes directly related to international business and economics.


Foreign policy analyst
Foreign sales manager
International customs manager
International economist
International marketing director
Multinational manager

The Option in International Business and Economics offers an interdisciplinary course of study, providing strong business training for students pursuing careers at organizations with an international focus, particularly in multinational corporations, international banks, and government agencies. It achieves this by combining general business training with in-depth knowledge in economics, finance, and management. Students are strongly encouraged to round out their education with either an internship at an international organization or by studying abroad for one semester.


Students will demonstrate proficiency in the core content areas of business.
Students will think critically to address business situations.
Students will demonstrate communication skills to interact effectively in business situations.
Students will identify and understand the ethical dimensions and implications of business decisions.
Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze a business situation by applying a multiple stakeholder lens.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of business practices as they relate to local, national and global competitiveness.

Which department am I in?

Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$33,760.00 per year
Application deadline

Expected October 2021

Start date

25 January 2022


University of New Hampshire

105 Main Street,


New Hampshire,

03824, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Admission to a bachelor's degree program is based upon successful completion of a strong secondary school program of college preparatory coursework. Primary consideration is given to the academic record, as demonstrated by the quality of the candidate's secondary school course selections, achievement in their secondary school courses and recommendation. Consideration is also given to character, initiative, leadership, and special talents.

For international students

Each student must have their official high school diploma or general equivalency diploma.

English Language Score:

Minimum TOEFL score is 80 (internet version), 550 (paper version), 213 (computer version); recommended minimum IELTS score is 6.5; recommend Duolingo score is 105 or higher.

Application Deadlines - Regular Decision (Fall) - February 1; Regular Decision (Spring) - October 15.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.