Through programs both inside the classroom and out, students in UE's Schroeder School of Business have the opportunity to gain a thorough understanding of how business works on an international level.
In order to succeed in today's global business market after graduation, students must possess a thorough understanding of how business works on an international level.
The Schroeder School of Business provides a wide variety of global opportunities, both inside the classroom and out, to ensure that our students have access to the skills they will need to succeed. Alongside numerous globally-focused courses to choose among, all students in the Schroeder School of Business are required at least two semesters of foreign language courses, and are encouraged to take advantage of UE's nationally-recognized Study Abroad program.
Over 50% of the business students engage in some type of study-abroad program prior to graduation.
In addition, students in the global business program are required a minimum of 15 hours of globally-focused courses, and must demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language.
Study Abroad Opportunities
Business students at the University of Evansville have the opportunity to choose among a vast array of study abroad opportunities - including time at Harlaxton College, UE's British campus in Grantham, England. Whether you choose one of our semester programs, a 10-day program, summer school, or an international internship, you will have the opportunity to experience another culture by immersing yourself in it, fostering a deeper understanding of how business operates outside the United States.
Institute for Global Enterprise
The Institute for Global Enterprise is a part of the Schroeder School of Business that exists to ensure students experience international situations, challenges and opportunities that prepare them to contribute and succeed in a global economy.
The Institute further serves a role as an innovative partner to regional business - many of whom are international in scope - by providing ongoing education opportunities and an external resource base made of UE faculty, students and other collaborative resources. The Institute for Global Enterprise is one more way that students gain the experience-based knowledge that prepares them to matter in a worldwide marketplace.
Through its Institute Speaker Series, the Institute also has offered students the opportunity to hear firsthand from leaders on the global business stage, including:
- Former President of Mexico Vicente Fox
- Author Khaled Hosseini
- Author and Columnist Thomas Friedman
- Ice Cream Moguls Ben & Jerry
- Fashion Designer Calvin Klein