College of Business and Economics

International Business (online)

With the increase in virtual and globally-dispersed work environments, it is critical for businesses to build cultural business intelligence and leadership. The International Business emphasis prepares students for managerial positions in global corporations, as well as companies that recognize the need to succeed in a dynamic global context.

MBA students that would like to earn an emphasis in International Business must complete nine credits from the available courses, which are all offered online. Courses by MBA emphasis are listed in the Graduate Catalog.

Career Outcomes

UW-Whitewater MBA graduates are surveyed each year. Information for the International Business emphasis is provided below, including placement rate, highlighted employers, common position titles and salary information. Industry-reported salary information has also been provided.

Placement Rate1


Highlighted Employers2

3M, Amazon, Aurora Health Care, Burberry, Dogfish Head Brewery, US Cellular

Common Titles2

Business Analyst, Global Supply Chain Analyst, International Brand Coordinator, International Plant Manager, Project Manager

Industry Salary (national average with 1 to 20+ years of experience)3


UW-Whitewater Salary Estimate (6 months or less after graduation)2

Survey data not available

Based on 2016 - 2017 survey data
2 Self-reported data from survey respondents
3 national salary data