Courses and Requirements

Various photos of areas around Argentina and Chile

The Global Business Programs through the Farmer School of Business are open to all majors at Miami who meet the prerequisites.  Students participating in this program will take MKT 291 and BUS 420


ECO 201 and 28 earned hours by December 2020; 2.50 min GPA by August 2020. Please note that priority will be given to business majors and rising seniors for this program.  Students must be at least 18 years old by the program departure date.  

Fall Semester Expectations

During fall semester, there will be pre-departure meetings that require mandatory attendance. These meetings will address some course work as well as travel and cultural preparation.

Courses Offered

MKT 291 Principles of Marketing (3 credit hours)

Taught by Dr. Terri Barr

Factors involved in the management of the marketing function relative to product development, promotion, pricing, physical distribution, and determination of marketing objectives within the framework of the marketing system and in domestic and international markets.

Prerequisite or Co-requisite: ECO 201.

BUS 420 FSB International Studies Programs (3 credit hours)

The class provides an introduction to the history, culture, geography, business environment, economy, and language of the places FSB students will travel during their summer international experience. Portions of the class are in Oxford prior to departure, and portions are held in the country of the program.