International Business, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Saint Louis University's international business certificate focuses on international business acumen, global strategies and leadership essentials. Whether it be in areas such as supplier management, development of new sales channels, or employment at a multinational/global enterprise, professionals who are engaged in international business operations will benefit from this certificate.

To apply strategic skills to real-world scenarios, students can partake in an international experience in IB 5901 (Study Abroad).

Admission Requirements

The Chaifetz School uses a holistic admissions approach to carefully evaluate all applicants, considering every aspect of their application. While an undergraduate degree is required for admission, a business background is not. Applicants must submit their:

  • Completed online application
  • Transcript(s) from all previously attended institutions
  • 1-2 letters of recommendation
  • Résumé/CV
  • Professional goal statement of fewer than 500 words

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis once all application materials are received. The average time for admissions decisions is two weeks.


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School of Business Master's and Certificate Programs $1,310

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The Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the world’s largest business education alliance and accrediting body of business schools, ensuring continuous quality improvement in terms of curriculum, instructional resources, student selection, career placement and intellectual contributions and qualifications of the faculty. Approximately 5% of business schools worldwide have achieved AACSB accreditation. 

  • Graduates will analyze problems, make decisions, and present results, both individually and as part of teams and groups, using vehicles such as problem and case analysis, integrated modules and live consulting opportunities.
  • Graduates will be able to identify global trends and local practices and evaluate their impacts on organizations.
IB 6220International E-Business3
IB 6420Developing Global Mindset3
IB 5901Study Abroad3
or IB 6320 International Business Intelligence and Analytics
Total Credits9

Continuation Standards

Students must maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 in all graduate/professional courses.

Roadmaps are recommended semester-by-semester plans of study for programs and assume full-time enrollment unless otherwise noted.  

Courses and milestones designated as critical (marked with !) must be completed in the semester listed to ensure a timely graduation. Transfer credit may change the roadmap.

This roadmap should not be used in the place of regular academic advising appointments. All students are encouraged to meet with their advisor/mentor each semester. Requirements, course availability and sequencing are subject to change.

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
IB 6420 Developing Global Mindset 3
IB 6220 International E-Business 3
IB 6320
International Business Intelligence and Analytics
or Study Abroad
 Total Credits9

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