When Are You Going?

All Business students can fit in a study abroad experience into their plans of study if they start planning early enough. Please use this information, organized by major, to help you consider how you can integrate an abroad experience into your student journey. 

General Recommendations for Business Students Considering Study Abroad

View the Accounting plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  • When do you want to graduate?
  • Are you seeking to complete 150 credits as an undergrad?
  • Are you ahead in credits already?
  • Do you want to work at one of the Big 4 firms?
  • Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
  • When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  • When will ACCT 2101 be completed?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Summer after First Year or Second Year
  • Spring of Second Year
  • Spring of Third Year – For those doing a Summer Internship
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Fall of Third Year due to the interview process for those seeking an internship with one of the Big 4 firms
View the Business Administration plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Are you working towards a Business minor?
  5. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • None
View the Business Data Analytics plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Do you plan to take OPIM 3512, which is only offered during the spring semester?
  5. Do you plan to apply to the MsBAPM program?
  6. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • None
View the Marketing Management plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
  5. When do you plan to take MKTG 3208 (offered fall semester only), MKTG 3452 (offered spring semester only), and MKTG 3625 (offered fall semester only)?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • None
View the Finance plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Are you working towards a concentration within your major?
  5. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Third and Fourth Years, unless able to fulfill major requirement abroad
View the Financial Management plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
  5. When do you plan to take FNCE 4302 (offered fall semester only), FNCE 4410 (offered spring semester only), and FNCE 4420 (offered spring semester only)
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Third and Fourth Years, unless able to fulfill major requirement abroad
View the Healthcare Management plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. When do you plan to take HCMI 4243 and HCMI 4250 (both offered fall semester only)?
  5. Do you plan to complete an HCMI internship the summer after Third Year?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter, other than Summer following Third Year if participating in an internship
  • Second Year
  • First semester Third Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Second semester Third Year if interviewing for summer internships
  • Fourth Year, unless able to fulfill major requirement abroad
View the Management plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4.  Are you working towards a concentration within your major?
  5. Do you plan to complete a summer internship?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • None
View the Management Information Systems plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Do you plan to apply to the MsBAPM program?
  5. Do you plan to complete an MIS internship the summer following Third Year?
  6. When do you plan to take OPIM 3211 (offered spring semester only), OPIM 3220 (offered spring semester only), and OPIM 3222 (offered fall semester only)?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter, other than Summer following Third Year if participating in an internship
  • Second Year
  • First semester Third Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Second semester Third Year if interviewing for summer internships
  • Fourth Year, unless able to fulfill major requirement abroad
View the Marketing plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Are you working towards a concentration within your major?
  5. Do you plan to complete an internship (usually completed the summer following Third Year and/or the winter before student's final semester)?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter, other than Summer following Third Year or Winter before final semester if participating in internships
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • The semester prior to conducting an internship, due to interview process
View the Real Estate plan of study. Be sure to pay special attention to your major's sample sequence provided on the top of the plan of study.

Questions to Consider:
  1. When do you want to graduate?
  2. Are you ahead in credits already?
  3. When is the right time for you to complete your criticals?
  4. Do you plan to complete an internship (usually completed the summer following Third Year)?
Recommend Times to Go
  • Any Summer or Winter, other than Summer following Third Year if participating in internships
  • Second Year
  • Third Year
  • Fourth Year
Recommended Courses to Seek Abroad Times to Avoid
  • Second semester Third Year if interviewing for summer internships