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Department of Marketing and International Business

Foster School of Business Marketing and International Business Department Faculty

Marketing is one of the largest areas of employment in business employing an estimated one-quarter of the workforce.


Marketing consists of advertising, consumer behavior, marketing management, product development, social media, retail and sales management. The field integrates economics, sociology, psychology and statistics. At Foster, students learn how to think strategically and make a difference in any industry.

International Business

Every major industry has been affected by international business trends, innovations and trade. Foster’s international business curriculum prepares students for careers in export and import firms, international banking, multinational business, government agencies, international organizations and more.

Undergraduate students can concentrate their international studies through the Certificate of International Studies in Business (CISB) program. Students can also take advantage of Foster global programs such as studying or working abroad, business competitions and more while at the Foster School.

Recent Marketing and International Business blog posts

Foster jumps to #22 in U.S. News MBA ranking, #1 of top schools for job placement

Advancing five spots to #22, Foster’s Full-time MBA Program led the top 90 schools in job placement in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Business Schools 2019 ranking. Foster’s Evening MBA Program also rose five places to #13 in the nation. Both programs continue their…

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March 23, 2018

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Meet the department

Meet the Department of Marketing and International Business. It’s home to 15 professors and a word-class group of teaching faculty.