As Management majors, students should adhere to the following criteria in major course selection for study abroad:
- Management courses must be direct equivalents to courses at UT, including the following:
- MGT 331: Leadership Skills*
- MGT 336: Foundations of Organizational Behaviors*
- HRM 360: Managing Human Resources*
- MGT 462: Managerial Analytics
- MGT 463: Solving Complex Managerial Problems
- 3-6 credit hours of Management coursework is allowed abroad.
Students should meet with an International Programs and Study Abroad (IPSA) advisor to receive final approval for Finance Management coursework.
*Indicates coursework that is more easily found abroad.
Although Management majors are only allowed to take 1 – 2 Management courses while abroad, there are many other ways to take business coursework and fulfill other degree requirements abroad. Other types of courses available for study abroad include:
- General education (ethics, arts & humanities, non-business electives)
- Pre-business core (MGT 202, ECON 211 & 213, STAT 201 equivalents)
- Business core (FINC 301, BULW 301 & 332 equivalents)
- Foreign language (HCB requires completion through intermediate level)
Students interested in Management coursework while abroad should consider:
- Students are only able to take Management coursework after completion of their tracking courses, which is typically after Sophomore year.
- Management majors are able to go abroad after their first semester of Freshman year if they are only taking general elective courses or Pre-Business core courses.
- Students should not study abroad their final semester at UT if they plan to graduate in May due to the delay in transcript processing.
Selecting Your Collateral/Concentration
Another option of courses to take abroad are through your collateral/concentration. Please refer to your Haslam Student Handbook for all possible combinations.
The International Business (IB) concentration offers the most flexibility in course availability. Please note:
- All 12 credit hours of IB elective coursework can be taken abroad.
- Business coursework that is international in scope and upper division (300-400 level) can be counted as an IB elective.
- IB courses give students the opportunity to pursue country or region-specific coursework that offers unique insight into international business practices.
Please note, this is not an exhaustive list. Other programs available through our website may also be viable options.
Management Major Guide (PDF version)
|Program Type: UT Affiliate
Program Location: Bilbao, Spain
Program Feature: Internship placements available
|Program Type: UT Exchange
Program Location: Sydney, Australia
Program Features: Internship placements available; Student clubs & organizations; Volunteer opportunities
|Quick Look: Explore the beautiful mountains of northern Spain, as you learn about the rich culture & traditions of the Basque people. Students will study at the Universidad de Deusto, adjacent to the famous Guggenheim museum, which offers business courses in both English and Spanish.||Quick Look: Located 10 miles from Sydney’s dynamic downtown center & harbor, Macquarie University is central to diverse businesses and culture. Macquarie is renowned for its interdisciplinary teaching, highly skilled graduates, and world-class facilities.|
|Program Type: UT Direct
Program Location: Dublin, Ireland
Program Features: Student clubs & organizations
|Program Type: UT Direct
Program Location: Florence, Italy
Program Features: Internship placements available; Volunteer opportunities
|Quick Look: UCD is Ireland’s largest & most international university, with nearly 1 in every 5 of its 33,000 students from outside Ireland. Dublin is home to over 1,000 leading multinational companies such as Apple, Google and Microsoft.||Quick Look: Founded in 1973 in Florence, Instituto Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM) is among Italy’s most comprehensive and well-established international institutions in higher education.|