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Economic and business activity is becoming increasingly internationalized. There is a great demand for business students who are equipped with conceptual and analytical skills and can formulate feasible and effective management policies in a complex international setting. The objective of the Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business Management (BBA-IBM), program is to respond to this need. The program provides useful preparation for careers in a variety of organizations, including local business firms with international trade, licensing or financial arrangements; headquarters or subsidiaries of multinational companies; banks and other international financial institutions, and various governmental organizations.



The Faculty of Business Administration and Economics (FBAE) is an accredited member of AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest-standing, most recognized form of specialized accreditation that an institution and its business programs can earn. Accreditation is a voluntary, nongovernmental process that includes a rigorous external review of a school's mission, faculty qualifications, curricula, and ability to provide the highest-quality programs.


Admission Requirements

Applicants must pass the Lebanese Baccalaureate Part II (any strand) or its equivalent as identified by the Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE). An applicant is accepted if he or she fulfills all the University admission requirements. In addition, there are three states of selection to the BBA, acceptance, conditional acceptance, and rejection. Students may be assigned MAT 105 as a remedial course in light of their composite scores. All first-year applicants must complete the Admission Requirements.



Liberal Arts Curriculum (27cr.)

Suggested Program

Fall Semester Year I (15cr.)
ACO 201 Principles of Accounting I 3 cr.
MGT 201 Fundamentals of Management 3 cr.
CSC 201 Computers and Their Use (LAC) 3 cr.
ECN 211 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.
ENL 213 English in the Workplace (LAC) 3 cr.
Spring Semester Year I (15cr.)
ACO 202 Principles of Accounting II 3 cr.
ECN 212 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr.
ENL 230 English in the Workplace (LAC) 3 cr.
STA 206 Applied Statistics for Business and Economics I 3 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
3 cr.
Summer Session Year I (9cr.)
MRK 201 Fundamentals of Marketing 3 cr.
STA 207 Applied Statistics for Business and Economics II 3 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
3 cr.
Fall Semester Year II (15cr.)
MAT 205 Mathematics for Business and Economics II 3 cr.
MGT 311 Business Law 3 cr.
ECN 333 Managerial Economics 3 cr.
BAF 311 Principles of Financial Management I 3 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
3 cr.
Spring Semester Year II (15cr.)
MGT 315 International Business 3 cr.
MGT 317 Organizational Behavior 3 cr.
MGT 323 Software Tools for Business Applications 3 cr.
MGT 453 E-Business 3 cr.

Business Elective 3 cr.
Summer Session Year II (7cr.)
MGT 481 International Business Management Internship 1 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
6 cr.
Fall Semester Year III (15cr.)
MRK 423 International Marketing 3 cr.
MGT 421 International Business Management 3 cr.

Business Elective 3 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
3 cr.

Free Elective 3 cr.
Spring Semester Year III (15cr.)
BAF 433 International Business Finance 3 cr.
ECN 431 International Economics 3 cr.
MGT 433 Business Policy and Strategic Management 3 cr.

Free Elective 4 cr.

Liberal Arts Curriculum (LAC)
3 cr.


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