1 year | postgraduate Certificate

International Business


Available in January 2022

Create a global network

The International Business Management program at Alpha College will help you understand the needs of global markets and how to succeed in this competitive environment. This St. Lawrence College program will guide you through many areas of business including finance, marketing and trade; all through the lens of an international business professional. Completing this program will enable you to analyze and consult on managerial approaches, conduct research to determine financial efficiency and restructure the operations of an establishment to expand globally.

This one-year postgraduate program from St. Lawrence College will empower students to succeed in the globalized world and understand the cross-border nature of markets, clients, competition, and suppliers.

Whether you are a seasoned professional looking for a shift in perspective, an entrepreneur with international goals, or a recent college or university graduate looking to refocus your career direction, this program provides a solid foundation in business for your career in this industry.

The International Business Management program prepares students for employment in a variety of roles in this rapidly growing industry. Graduates can find stable employment in:

  • International Business Consultant
  • Import/export Agent
  • Project Manager
  • Entrepreneur/Business Owner
  • Business Development Advisor
  • Sales Representative/Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Business Analyst


INBM 101 International Marketing 

INBM 102 Legal Aspects of International Trade

INBM 103 Global Business Environment

INBM 105 International Market Entry and Distribution

INBM 106 Communications for International Business 

INBM 207 International Careers and Culture 

ADMN 1200 Business Intelligence and Emerging Technologies

PROJ 5001 Principles of Project Management


INBM 201 Global Supply Chain Management

INBM 203 International Finance

INBM 204 International Business Ethics, Environmental and Society 

INBM 206 International Human Resource Management

INBM 208 Independent International Business Project

INBM 107 International Entrepreneurship

*Courses are subject to change

The tuition and fees include tuition, compulsory ancillary (like health insurance), and international student recovery fees for each semester.

FALL 2023 - SPRING 2024

First Semester: $8,770

Second Semester: $8,620

* Tuition fees are subject to change.

Students must have the following academic requirements to be eligible:

    • Secondary School Diploma or mature student status;
    • Minimum 2 or 3 - year Diploma or Degree from a recognised institution;


Applicants from non-English speaking countries must achieve the minimum requirements of:

  • Overseas applications from China, India, Pakistan, Vietnam and the Philippines (SDS): Overall Academic IELTS score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 issued in past 24 months
  • All other applicants: Overall Academic IELTS score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 issued in past 24 months

For a complete list of the English proficiency tests we accept and SLC partnered ESL Pathway programs please visit St. Lawrence's proof of proficiency list

Admissions open for the Winter intake

Last seats available

January 2024

Start date January

Programs available:

Reminder: Monday, October 9th, is the Thanks Giving Holiday and Alpha College will be closed.