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International Business (AS)

Degrees are taught in English. Our programs offer the flexibility that allows students to study at their own pace. You can earn a double degree by adding on another major at the end of the program.

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Intake

You may start this program at the start of any month

Duration

20 months

Credits

60 American credits

Campus

Madrid, Tampa and Online

Why study at Schiller International University?

130 Nationalities Our campuses are home to students from more than 130 countries. Current Schiller students are from Africa, the Americas, Asia, This diversity creates the international learning environments and personal experiences that Schiller students are looking for!
50 Years of history For over 50 years, the Schiller international University faculty and staff has brought the credentials and expertise needed to support the foundations of international learning. This supports our continuous goal of developing the world leaders needed for the future!
20000 Alumni Schiller’s international learning community includes a network of more than 20.000 graduates in over 200 cities who remain committed to the University. This commitment reflects support to current students and fellow graduates beyond graduation.

Associate’s Degree in International Business

Rapid globalization of businesses results in companies expanding operations internationally to remain competitive. Successful modern companies constantly seek highly skilled executives competent in the implementation of management and organizational strategies ready to answer the complexities of business, and to maintain an advantage at the international level.

The SIU Associates Degree in International Business is specifically designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and attitude to start their future career as true international business executives.

Business Market 2016 – 2026

  • +10% Expected Growth
  • +774 k New jobs demanded
  • Career Areas: Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Investment, and Development

Sources: US Bureau of Labor Statistics

Graduates of this Associate’s Degree in International Business will be able to:

  • Analyze how international trade, finance policies and relations affect business decisions.
  • Adapt strategies for international markets and construct management practices and processes in an international environment.
  • Discover how to apply ethical codes of conduct for global business operations and improve your communication skills.
  • Have significant dexterity with the use of digital applications in business as related to the global economy.
  • Become a truly international profile perform with cultural agility by living international experience in different countries.

Discover, design, and develop the professional profile that best suits your goals. Based on a solid academic structure aligned with the current reality we provide students with specific learning tools, methodologies, and immersive experiences to personalized their path.

  • Solid academic basis connected with reality
  • Modulable Learning
  • Interactive Lessons
  • Learning by doing methodologies
  • Strong presence of Tech, Digital and Sustainability
  • International immersions to explore and experience
  • Challenges with real organizations
  • Personalized Academic & Career Advising

Classmates: A multicultural, diverse, and inclusive community with more than 130 nationalities.

Faculty: Referred professional that share updated knowledge and challenge students with real cases.

Academic & Career Advisors: SIU figures to support you from day one in reaching your goals.

Alumni: A network of more than 20,000 alumni around the world to be connected with.

We provide the flexibility you need to complete your degree

At Schiller International University, our students come first, and we are always ready to adapt to your circumstances in this fast changing world.

If you need a change of location, you can continue on another campus of your choice if your program is available there, or study Online.

We offer two ways to make your studies and payments more flexible:

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    Enroll and pay for the first subject You can do this if you are particularly interested in deepening your knowledge of a subject or if you need to find out if you like this field of knowledge.
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    Try and pay for the first 4 months Register for 4 subjects (equivalent to 12 credits), take the subject month by month and see if it is the path you want to follow.

After this time, evaluate if you want to continue and we will help you formalize your situation. We will help you with everything you need!

Financial aid is available for students who qualify.

Enrolling in a university has never been easier

Follow these step by step instructions. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact our Admissions Team.

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    Apply online easily

    We are happy to help you throughout the online process.

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    Pay the application fee This step is usually completed with your Admissions Representative after the interview process.
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    Complete the interview

    The interview with your Admissions Representative provides a great opportunity to ask questions, define your educational and professional goals, and discuss whether a Schiller degree will meet your needs.

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    Send all required admissions documents

    This includes transcripts, passport documentation, proof of English proficiency, letter of motivation, etc.

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    Once accepted, you will receive an acceptance package

    In the case of students needing a VISA, you will receive a scanned copy of a conditional letter of acceptance, along with the invoice for your first semester’s tuition. Once it is paid, you will receive the official copy of your acceptance letter and acceptance package.

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    Congratulations!

    You are now part of Schiller’s learning community.

Prepared for the unpredictable: COVID-19 response

Our priority remains to provide you with an uninterrupted and safe educational experience despite the current circumstances. That is why we have taken the necessary measures focused on three lines of action tailored to the guidelines of each country’s situation to meet safety requirements, academic requirements, and our student’s needs.

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Start your career at Schiller International now!

Do not wait any longer! Contact our Admissions Team for further details. We will be happy to help you achieve your goals.

Need any help? We are here for you.

Meet the SIU Faculty

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Dr. Carlos DeAquino

Associate Professor and Faculty Leader

Carlos has over 15 years of international experience in leading Higher Education organizations. His research is in the areas of education, business and engineering.

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Ms. Joan Fulton

Associate Professor of International Business

With 30 years of experience in business, she is the Finance Director at ACA and a member of WIC and of the Giving Women Foundation, providing financial and organizational advice.

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Mr. Gour Saraff

Professor of International Business and Program Lead

He has 20 years of comprehensive experience in entrepreneurship and operations in the field of education, as well as manufacturing and other sectors.

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Ms. Theresa Pavone

Professor of International Business

She has over 20 years' experience in Education. Her research is in Organizational Culture and Distance Education. She belongs to the AMA among other societies.

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Ms. Maria Ferré

Associate Professor and Financial Aid advisor

She holds a BA in Chemistry, MSc in Mathematics, and is an expert in languages and has over 30 years experience teaching around the world.

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At Schiller, I was given the freedom to make decisions about my studies and career. I still feel the support and advice from my tutors – some of the most formative guidance I have ever received.

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My time at Schiller has allowed me to live in different countries. Studying international topics in a practical learning environment is something you can't achieve at other universities.

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Iñigo Gastón

My experience has been great. After working for a few years, I realized how up to date this learning system is. Also, the skills I acquired have helped me achieve professional growth.

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Natalia Malvar

My experience at SIU has been extraordinary and incredibly rewarding both at an academic and intellectual level, and at a personal growth level.

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Steven Gatewood

I have truly enjoyed my experience at Schiller! As an online student, I always felt the sense of community. The staff and entire faculty are very helpful.

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Adina Laura Achim

SIU shaped my character and helped me discover my passion. I met a professor who recognized my potential and redirected me to focus on international affairs.

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