Career Options

Careers for International Business Majors

  • Logistician
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Importer
  • Exporter
  • International Banking Officer
  • Market Researcher
  • Global Human Resource Specialist
  • Entrepreneur
  • Development Economist
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Currency Trader
  • Missionary

Starting Salary*

The typical starting salary for an international business major is $32,000. The typical salary after 10–19 years is $88,951.

*Note: Salary information is provided for general reference only. APU does not guarantee the accuracy of the figures listed, and cannot predict or promise a specific salary for any graduate. For the most current salary estimates, please visit

Job Titles of People with
International Business Degrees

  • Data Standards Specialist, Corporate Business Systems, Coca Cola Company, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Private Networks Customer Service Specialist, Corning Cable Systems, Berlin, Germany
  • Vice General Manager, Sinochem Hainan Co., Ltd.
  • Small Enterprise Development Advisor, Peace Corps, West Africa
  • Certified Professional Manufacturers Representative, Ross Marketing Associates
  • MSN Regional Partner Manager, Central Europe, Middle East, Africa, Microsoft Austria
Note: This information is current for the 2017-18 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.