Why IMB?

  • Ability to work in multiple industries
  • Study abroad connections
  • Hands-on internships
  • Faculty with first-hand knowledge in the field
  • Provides background for law school, MBA or doctorate degrees

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Target Industries

  • Freight Forwarding & Brokerage
  • International Finance & Banking
  • Marine Insurance
  • Inter-modal Transportation (Rail, Road, Air, Sea)
  • Maritime Shipping 
  • Global Logistics (Warehousing & Supply Chain Management)
  • Ship Chartering
  • Port/Terminal Operations

International Maritime Business Undergraduate Degree

The International Maritime Business program prepares students to enter the maritime shipping and transportation industry as a business professional. The program includes elements of international business, logistics, and transportation.

The curriculum includes introductory courses in vessel familiarization and business computations as well as courses in admiralty law and port terminal operations, economics, finance, accounting, business of shipping, global logistics, chartering and brokerage, marine insurance, international business, negotiations and organization management. 

This program requires students to complete at least two co-ops and a six credit experiential learning piece. The IMB co-op program provides students with excellent opportunities to gather practical experience in their chosen field, while keeping in line with the "learn-do-learn" philosophy of the Academy and developing future employment prospects.

Sample Career Paths
Oil Brokerage
Marine Management
Port Logistical Officer

Study Abroad and International Experience

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