International Business

Our program, ranked No. 20 nationally by U.S. News & World Report and in the top 4% nationally by College Factual, will immerse you in real projects with real companies fostering exceptional international experience. Offered as a major and minor.

Program Overview

Our curriculum is globally focused from your first semester. You will study and intern abroad and specialize in a business function—Bryant is one of the few programs in the country that offers functional concentrations in international business. Through our unique senior practicum, you will consult for a company facing a real-world international business challenge.

WATCH: IB Program Director Jacqueline Saslawski, J.D., shares what makes our International Business program stand out.

Engage with accomplished faculty whose diverse international business experiences enrich your learning.

  • Achieve proficiency in a second language by studying and working abroad, deepening your global perspective.
  • Specialize in a functional concentration, choosing from Accounting, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Global Supply Chain Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, Leadership and Innovation, Marketing, or Team and Project Management.
  • Work on a consulting project for a company facing an international business challenge through a unique senior practicum.
  • Immerse yourself in experiential learning opportunities through Bryant's John H. Chafee Center for International Business.

Bryant University High School Global Leadership Summer Academy

June 27 – July 1, 2022

The Bryant University Global Leadership Summer Academy provides you with five exciting days on Bryant’s beautiful campus. You will participate in interactive sessions with Bryant International Business faculty, get to know Bryant students and alumni, and interact with business leaders. Bryant faculty, students, and alumni represent many countries. This immersion summer program will provide you with a transformational experience that you will be able to apply to your academic, professional, and personal future.

Applications are due by April 22, 2022. Apply here

Space is limited and applications must be received by the due date to receive full consideration. Students must at least be rising juniors or seniors to participate in the academy.

Program Fee: $1,100 – Limited scholarships are available. Fee includes lodging and most meals.



  • Our nationally acclaimed business foundation cultivates innovative thinking and problem-solving abilities through real-world projects that develop leadership skills.
  • Your liberal arts minor will be a competitive advantage, enriching an immersive education that integrates analytical and critical thinking.
  • Whether you begin your career or pursue grad school after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.
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The Bryant Difference

$64K Salary

Median starting salary of Bryant's graduates.

2022 College Factual

Top 20

U.S. News and World Report ranks our International Business program in the Top 20 in the nation and we are ranked in the top 4% (No.11) by College Factual.

Top 1% ROI

For lifetime earnings and ROI -- Georgetown University CEW

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of Bryant's International Business program go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government, and nonprofit organizations around the world.

Bain Capital
Farmacias Ahumada
Grupo Sid Induveca S.A.
JP Morgan
NBC Sports
Slalom Consulting
Standard & Poor's
U.S. Army
UBS Wealth Management
Bryant University
Columbia University
Duke University
London School of Economics
New York University
University of Bordeaux

Experiential Learning Opportunities


  • Shadow and network with accomplished International Business alumni to explore different paths.
  • International Business internships in various sectors obtained through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from 400+ prestigious organizations at on-campus career fairs.


  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Model United Nations delegate
  • Multicultural Student Union


  • Serve as an IDEA mentor as a member of Omicron Delta Kappa 
  • Mentor Bryant Zhuhai students during their IDEA program
  • Student Senate


  • Sophomore International Experience
  • During your junior year, take part in a study abroad semester that includes a supervised internship with a local company


  • Research and Engagement Day presenter
  • Honors Program member
  • International Business Practicum, a capstone course for IB majors in which students operate as consultants for clients. You'll identify, analyze and design market entry, development and competitive strategies for new global markets.

Inspired Faculty

Photo of Jacqueline Saslawski, JD, MPIA

Inspired Faculty

Our inspiring International Business faculty members hail from diverse cultures and have attained the highest credentials in their fields of study from top research universities in the United States. Many have rich work experience with multinational companies. They include a former investment manager for the state economic and trade committee in China, a professor whose research won Best International Paper from the Organizational Behavior division of the Academy of Management, and a management professor who has taught in MBA and executive MBA programs in 14 countries. Among them is:


Lecturer of Management; Director, International Business Program