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Business – International Business

Centennial College
2 years
Full time
Diploma / certificate
Scholarships available
Online / Distance
14,503 CAD

Program description

Business – International Business (2319)

After just two years in the Centennial College Business – International Business program, you'll be prepared for the global workplace.

This International Business program will provide you with general foundational knowledge as well as specialized international business training. The first two semesters will cover key concepts needed to build a successful business career. The final two semesters will feature specific international business courses, which will ensure you meet industry demands.

The intensive business courses will cover topics such as processing customs compliance documents, assisting in the transportation of goods to and from locations throughout the world, and taking on a support role in the marketing and sale of Canadian goods in the global marketplace.

Admission requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
  • English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission
  • Mathematics Grade 11or 12 C, M or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take a Centennial College Math Skills Assessment for Admission

Additional Requirements

  • English language proficiency

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Program content

Semester 1

  • Fundamental of Business
  • College Communication 1
  • Applied Business Software 1
  • Global Citizenship: From Social Analysis to Social Action
  • Human Resources Management
  • Principles of Marketing

Semester 2

  • College Communication 2
  • Applied Business Software 2
  • International Business Concepts
  • Mathematics of Finance II
  • Introduction to Supply Chain and Business Operations

Semester 3

  • Financial Accounting Concepts
  • Economics for Business & Management
  • General Education Elective
  • Customs Services and Compliance
  • Global Logistics
  • International Business Communications and Seminars
  • Corporate Social Responsibility in International Business

Semester 4

  • Careers
  • General Education Elective
  • International Trade Research
  • Fundamentals of Freight Forwarding
  • International Financial Institutions and Trade Finance
  • International Marketing

Tuition fees

Canadian Student Tuition fee is $ 2,721.00 (2 Semesters)

International Student Tuition fee is $14,502.50 (2 Semesters)

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.


Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes describe what graduates of the program have demonstrated they can do with the knowledge and skills they have achieved during their studies. The outcomes are closely tied to the needs of the workplace. Through assessment (e.g., assignments and tests), students verify their ability to reliably perform these outcomes before graduating.

  • Conduct an environmental scan to outline and analyze the impact of world issues on an organization’s international business opportunities.
  • Contribute to market research to support an organization’s international business decision-making.
  • Prepare documentation and follow procedures to support the movement of products and services in the organization’s global supply chain.
  • Identify statutory and regulatory compliance issues related to an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Select and contribute to the implementation of strategies to address the impact of cultural differences on an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Contribute to the development of an international marketing plan to support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Identify and interpret relevant international financial documents and identify financial strategies that support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Outline the components of an international business plan and assess how it impacts an organization’s priorities.
  • Contribute to the planning, implementation and evaluation of team projects using organizational skills.
  • Apply principles of corporate sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ethics to an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Apply current technologies to support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  • Develop and present a plan for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance within the international business field.

Career opportunities

Career Outlook

  • Customs compliance analyst
  • Import/export documentation specialist
  • Global logistics assistant
  • Inside sales representative
  • Logistics/transportation manager
  • Import/export entrepreneur
  • Marketing or product broker
  • Corporate social responsibility manager
  • Foreign investment analyst
  • International development officer
  • Commercial banking officer
  • Customs broker

Areas of Employment

  • Multinational corporations
  • Non-governmental organizations (NGOs)
  • Domestic businesses operating on a global scale
  • International services such as consulting and education
  • International business development
  • Exporting
  • Importing
  • Freight fowarding
  • Customs brokerage
  • Global logistics/transportation

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About this institute

Centennial College

Centennial College is Ontario’s first public college with five campuses in Toronto, Canada. Centennial offers high quality Canadian Education that is hands on and employment focused. Programs at Centennial promote experiential learning with laboratory instruction, co-op education and industry placements.  Centennial...

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Centennial College

755 Morningside Ave
M1K 5E9 Toronto, Ontario

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