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The study of Economics examines the production, allocation, and consumption of resources, how markets function, and consumer behavior. With the global market becoming more interconnected, the demand for economics professionals continues to grow.

A Bachelor of Economics degree will examine economics on macro and micro scales, so whether students are interested in consumption behavior of households, or the global market, students will gain a fundamental understanding of economics. Bachelor of Economics degrees focus on topics of study such as international trade and finance, economics and public policy, natural resources and the environment, and research. Graduates of Bachelor of Economics programs can go on to entry level positions in educational institutions, financial institutions, international organizations, private sector corporations, or government, to name a few options.

A Bachelor of Economics may be the degree waiting for you. There are many Bachelor of Economics options to choose from to fit your needs so take a look below and find the right one for you!

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Bachelor in International Logistics and Economics

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes... [+]

International Logistics and Economics

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes in the field of logistics. In the economic programme is more emphasis on Marketing and Sales Management. In the transport (technological) programme, it is on more ICT-related subjects, like Intelligent Transport Systems.Optimal customer service at minimal cost

How does the iPad get to the store shelves? Will you ensure smooth logistics processes during a music festival? Do you find the best, cheapest and fastest way to produce and distribute products?

After your graduation at NHTV Breda, you are the logistic expert who offers optimal customer service at minimal cost to any logistics-related business challenge!... [-]


Bachelor in Economics

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 USA Tampa

Economics is the science of decision-making. The discipline includes the study of production, exchange, and consumption of material goods and services. It involves the study of local, state, national [+]

Bachelor in Economics

Economics is the science of decision-making. The discipline includes the study of production, exchange, and consumption of material goods and services. It involves the study of local, state, national, and international institutions and the policies that these private/government organizations develop to achieve particular goals. It includes analysis of both national and international macro indicators and studies the flows of goods and services both inter- and intra-nationally. The application of economic concepts to formal decision-making at the individual, institutional, and societal level is embedded into the curriculum (principally through the field/elective courses). Finally, economics is a science, and as such, it possesses a statistical foundation from which economists are able to test hypotheses related to the human behavior.... [-]


Bachelor in Economics (BSBA)

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 USA Warrensburg

At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as... [+]

Bachelor Programs in Economics. Bachelor in Economics (BSBA) At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as understanding the incentives that induce human behaviors, or examining issues of critical social importance, economics is a stimulating, broad-based field with wide-ranging employment opportunities. Students are required to complete courses in accounting, computer information systems, management, and marketing. This extensive training makes it possible for our graduates to target a wide variety of employment opportunities or continue their education in graduate school. About the Faculty Economics classes at UCM are taught by dynamic, experienced, and nationally recognized faculty members who provide personalized attention for each student. These faculty members bring diverse training and work experiences to the classroom and are actively engaged in economic research. This research, which includes environmental aid, labor market analysis, valuation of sports teams and investigations of statistical methodologies, along with involvement in professional organizations, places the faculty at the forefront of their respective fields. Student Involvement Students pursuing an economics degree have access to a variety of campus organizations and events. The Department of Economics, Finance, and Marketing sponsors the Economics Club which promotes social interaction between students and faculty. In addition to on-campus activities, students are encouraged to complete an internship in economics in order to gain greater practical skills and insight during the completion of the undergraduate degree. Special Facilities The department's offices are housed in the Dockery Building. Classrooms, however, are located in the state-of-the-art Ward Edwards Building, which includes a large computer lab, group computer rooms, group and individual study rooms, student organization offices, and common areas for students. Classrooms are equipped with up-to-date computer hardware and software. Placement Training in economics will give you practical skills and many career choices. An economics degree or background is ideal for students planning for careers in the following areas: research analysts for private corporations such as banks, financial service institutions, and insurance companies; consultants for management, data processing, and health care firms; and analysts for government agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. Studies show that the average compensation for graduates holding an economics degree is higher than all other undergraduate fields except engineering. UCM's Office of Career Services assists students in finding employment throughout the academic year. Recent graduates have landed a variety of positions in diverse settings including: Ph.D. programs and law schools, the Central Intelligence Agency, managerial consultants, financial brokers, and analysts for the state of Missouri. Scholarships & Financial Aid UCM's Student Financial Services Office offers nearly $7 million in merit-based scholarships each year to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, special talents, or potential in a specific field of study. The primary mission of the office is to help students and their families identify and apply for appropriate financial resources to help pay the educational and living expenses they'll incur to attend UCM. [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus Full time September 2015 USA Minneapolis Rochester

A degree in economics prepares you for a wide range of graduate studies or jobs in both the public and private sectors. [+]

Bachelor in Economics A Firm Foundation A degree in economics prepares you for a wide range of graduate studies or jobs in both the public and private sectors. The department offers six majors: Economics Applied Economics Mathematical Economics Computational Economics Economics and Business Administration Political Science and Economics (education degree) MAJORING IN ECONOMICS The Department of Economics offers a program that stresses a strong theoretical background, quantitative analysis, and an emphasis on national and international issues. Students who graduate with an economics major are well prepared to continue their education in a variety of fields or to work successfully in business and government because of the strong liberal arts emphasis within the major. The department offers six majors: Economics, Applied Economics, Mathematical Economics, Business and Economics, Computational Economics, and Economics and Political Science (Education majors only). The Economics major and the Applied Economics majors lead to careers in the business world or government. The Mathematical Economics major is designed for students who intend to attend graduate school in economics or another quantitative field such as finance or operations research. It is also designed to serve students to work in quantitative fields immediately upon graduation, e.g., research analysts or actuaries. Computational Economics provides a liberal arts entry into the field of computer science. The combined Economics/Business Administration major allows students great flexibility in order to explore both fields. Finally, the teaching major in Political Science/Economics allows secondary education licensure students to obtain a solid background for teaching economics. The study of economics provides a firm foundation for confronting change because it presents a disciplined way to analyze and make choices. An Economics major prepares students for community leadership and leads to a great diversity of career opportunities including law, teaching, journalism, and private and public international service. Pre-law and potential Master of Business Administration students are especially encouraged to consider Economics as a major or a minor. Students are able to combine an Economics major with other disciplines such as Business Administration, International Relations, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Political Science, History, and area study programs. Students who are interested in any type of quantitatively-oriented graduate program in economics or in business are encouraged to either major or minor in Mathematics. These students should also take courses in Computer Science. Consult an advisor for specific course suggestions. For the Economics and Applied Economics majors, the capstone experience is ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics. Students in other majors should consult their advisor for alternatives. Internships are recommended. Students must consult with the department chair and the Strommen Center before registering for an internship for academic credit. Note: Transfer students must complete at least three upper division economics courses for a major and two for a minor. Transfer classes must have been completed in the last 10 years with at least a 2.0 grade. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS Major in Economics, BA ECO 112- Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics Three upper division economics electives MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business or MAT 163 – Introductory Statistics MAT 114 – Precalculus or MAT 145 – Calculus I or MAT 146 – Calculus II Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Applied Economics, BA ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics or ECO 315 – Money and Banking ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 318 – Management Science ECO 350 – Labor Economics ECO 360 – International Economics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics ECO 399 – Internship Program or ECO 499 – Independent Study MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business or MAT 163 – Introductory Statistics ENL 223 – Writing for Business and the Professions PHI 120 – Ethics or PHI 125 – Ethics and Human Identity Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Computational Economics, BA See Computer Science. Combined Major in Economics and Business Administration, BA Five Economics courses and supporting courses in other departments: ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ACC 221 – Introduction to Financial Accounting ACC 222 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting BUS 242 – Principles of Management or BUS 200 – Exploring Business as a Vocation MKT 252 – Principles of Marketing FIN 331 – Financial Management or MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business One upper division Economics course elective One upper division Business elective Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. The Quantitative Reasoning (QR) graduation skill can be met by completing two courses: (1) ECO 112 or 113 (QF) and (2) MIS 379 or ECO 318 or ECO 490 (QA). Consult your department chair or academic advisor if you wish to choose an alternative approach to meeting the QR graduation skill. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Mathematical Economics, BS ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 416 – Mathematical Economics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics MAT 145 – Calculus I MAT 146 – Calculus II MAT 245 – Calculus III MAT 246 – Linear Algebra MAT 373 – Probability and Statistics I MAT 374 – Probability and Statistics II MAT 324 – Analysis or MAT 369 – Modeling and Differential Equations in the Biological and Natural Sciences or MAT 377 – Operations Research Two upper division economics course electives Recommended Courses: CSC 160 – Introduction to Computer Science and Communication CSC 170 – Introduction to Programming Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Teacher Licensure Major The State of Minnesota has specific licensing requirements for teachers that may differ slightly in emphasis from the Augsburg major requirements. The state requirements may also be subject to change after publication of this catalog. Students, therefore, should consult with the Augsburg Department of Education to identify current Minnesota teacher licensure requirements. Teaching Major in Political Science and Economics See Political Science. Departmental Honors GPA of 3.50 in the major and 3.00 overall; a senior thesis and comprehensive oral examination in the major field of concentration. Minor in Economics ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics One additional upper division economics course Other configurations may be permitted by consulting with the department chair. Note: Students who plan to major in the department are strongly encouraged to select a faculty advisor as soon as possible in order to carefully plan their program of study. RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES Students at Augsburg have the opportunity to conduct economic research. The Capstone course (ECO 490) introduces students to econometric theory and the process of economic analysis. Many Augsburg students have presented at conferences such as the MidWest Economics Association Conference, Posters on the Hill – Washington D.C., and the National Conferences for Undergraduate Research (NCUR). In addition, students can conduct collaborative research with faculty as a research assistant. This allows for students to try out research for the first time or focus on a specific aspect of a research project. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Graduate Opportunity (URGO) provides funding for both academic year research grants and summer research assistantships. CAREERS AND GRADUATE STUDY A liberal arts degree in economics emphasizes the development of critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, problem-solving and communication skills. Students learn how to gather information relevant to a particular problem, analyze that information, and synthesize it in ways that lead to new levels of understanding. Econ Grads Get Jobs There’s a wide range of job possibilities with an economics degree. Graduates go on to: Business Finance Banking Consulting Government Teaching International Affairs Research A degree in economics builds a foundation for success in a wide range of careers in finance, banking, business, consulting, government, teaching, international affairs and research. According to the Wall Street Journal, economics has become an increasingly popular major for undergraduates and is in high demand by employers. Econ Grads go on to Graduate School In addition, an economics major serves as ideal preparation for graduate work in economics, business, public policy, law and other fields. Augsburg’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Graduate Opportunities (URGO) is a great resource for students interested in pursuing graduate study. ECONOMICS CLUB The Economics Club would like to extend an invitation for all economics majors, minors, and those interested to join. This club provides you with an opportunity to: Get to know the economics department faculty, majors, and minors Join those with similar interests in fun and intellectually stimulating activities Acquire a better understanding of the field of economics and its applications outside of academia Learn more about preparing yourself for the job market and/or graduate school [-]

Bachelor in Urban Dynamics

Campus Full time 1 year September 2015 Netherlands Almere

CAH Vilentum offers a one-year degree programme for students interested in sustainable solutions for cities. The added value of this new course is that it focuses on the binding nature and resources within the urban environment and its use for the benefit of society (community). [+]

Bachelor Programs in Economics. CAH Vilentum offers a one-year degree programme for students interested in sustainable solutions for cities. The added value of this new course is that it focuses on the binding nature and resources within the urban environment and its use for the benefit of society (community). This is the coure for students interested in a career in one of the following professional profiles: - Analyst, mapping out an area’s physical and socio-economic possibilities - Senior / junior consultant for innovation and development projects - Consultant, handling complex development processes - Policy maker at national, regional and local level Students who enrol will have the possibility to develop skills and learn methodologies on how to manage existing resources while creating economic and social benefits for their direct environments. They will achieve this by working together in the field of urban development, creating innovative solutions. Thinking together with inhabitants will enable students to gain experience in the field of urban development. Cities should be seen as complex dynamic systems consuming resources but also providing jobs, goods and services. To follow the development of urban space, there is a need for new, complex thinking at design, management and operational level. Qualification After successfully completing this one-year programme, graduates will receive an internationally recognised Ingenieur degree (bachelor’s honours degree) in Rural development. Competencies Successful graduates will be competent in: - Analysing regions and green space - Formulating development strategies for communities - Advising governments and decision-makers - Implementing innovative ideas - Designing policies for development [-]

Bachelor of Economics

Campus Full time 3 years August 2015 India Mumbai United Arab Emirates Dubai + 3 more

Bachelor of Economics (BEC) is a 3-year course that gives students a solid understanding of economics in a global context. The course is quantitative in nature and made up primarily of subjects that will help you study international business environments and critically analyse issues from an economist’s perspective. [+]

Bachelor of Economics Bachelor of Economics (BEC) is a 3-year course that gives students a solid understanding of economics in a global context. The course is quantitative in nature and made up primarily of subjects that will help you study international business environments and critically analyse issues from an economist’s perspective. BEC Highlights Specialised course focused on technical skills needed for employment 8 specialist electives to choose from Economical both in time and resources Real-world learning Australian degree Year 1 in Mumbai Years 2 and 3 in Dubai Twin-City Model The BEC course is split between our campuses in Mumbai and Dubai. Dubai Dubai is at the forefront of the world’s emerging market economies, and is reputed for its modern outlook, world-class facilities and infrastructure, and liberal policies. Mumbai Mumbai is the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra and the financial, commercial and business capital of India. With most of large multinational corporations and Indian business houses having their headquarters located in the city, it is an important base for trade and commerce. [-]

Bachelor - Business Administration And Management

Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2015 Czech Republic Olomouc + 1 more

Students of bachelor study program Business Administration and Management are prepared to function lower and middle management levels of the corporate sector to promote the development of small and medium [+]

Bachelor - Business Administration and Management Students of bachelor study program Business Administration and Management are prepared to function lower and middle management levels of the corporate sector in order to promote the development of small and medium-sized enterprises in the region. Emphasis is placed on the organizational, project and site management process and the communication business with its surroundings. Graduates of the course of study in the following output pojatému education equipping the appropriate knowledge, skills and habits. After the acquisition of the necessary general and theoretical basis of the instruction in the higher grades also focused on pragmatic activities in business units. Students will gain experience through practical experience in basic business economics. Profile of a graduate study program Knowledge and skills: ... [-]


Bachelor in Global Economy (BA)

Campus Full time 4 years August 2015 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The BA Global Economy Program is developed specifically for applicants who intend to become specialists in the areas of international economic relations and foreign economic activities of different companies. [+]

The BA Global Economy Program is developed specifically for applicants who intend to become specialists in the areas of international economic relations and foreign economic activities of different companies. Students are trained in two areas: Functional areas that includes advanced study of international business and Regional studies (Middle Eastern region, Asian region, Western & European regions). Graduates of the BA Global Economy Program will acquire fundamental economic knowledge, understanding of globalization processes in international economy, economic functionality and development in certain countries and regions, and practical skills in the area of foreign economic activities. The above knowledge and skills allows graduates to take up good positions in the best international companies in the world. ... [-]


Degree In Economics

Campus Full time 9 semesters September 2015 Mexico Monterrey

He is a professional with a strong background in mathematics. He specializes in solving problems in various areas: international trade policy, economic development, regulation of competition between companies, determination of optimal taxation, management of the exchange rate, evaluation of investment projects and operation of the stock market, all related to the best use of physical resources, financial and human resources in the corporate, government, social and financial sectors for the benefit of society. [+]

This description corresponds to the program taught here in Mexico City Campus. He is a professional with a strong background in mathematics. He specializes in solving problems in various areas: international trade policy, economic development, regulation of competition between companies, determination of optimal taxation, management of the exchange rate, evaluation of investment projects and operation of the stock market, all related to the best use of physical resources, financial and human resources in the corporate, government, social and financial sectors for the benefit of society. The economy is a fundamental science for understanding, managing and solving economic and social dilemmas that we face every day as a nation, company or individual within a global environment. To analyze and investigate the economic problems and propose alternative solutions best professionals with knowledge of economic theory and quantitative and qualitative skills are required. In a globalized, changing and uncertain environment, economics is concerned with understanding and solving the problems of production, prices and employment affecting countries, regions, companies and citizens. Additionally, the economy affects economic growth, social welfare, equity, sustainable development and the links between our country and abroad. In the private sector the economy race provides strategic insight into the optimal management of resources to generate a better insertion in an increasingly competitive market that will allow the company to obtain an efficient performance. In the public sector the economy through public policy design, supports society in formulating clear rules of the game and inclusive markets and society interact in a coordinated manner for the common good. The race's degree in Economics from ITESM distinguishes itself by providing a solid foundation in economic theory and a multidisciplinary, technological and ethical approach to education, through which entrepreneurial skills, leadership and social research are developed. Al estudiar la carrera de Economía en el Tecnológico de Monterrey tendrás una formación que te permitirá dar respuestas estratégicas, innovadoras e interdisciplinarias a los problemas económicos para que la sociedad alcance mayores niveles de desarrollo económico. Estas respuestas se perfilan como acciones que denotan una visión multicultural, interdisciplinaria e innovadora sobre los grandes temas económicos, políticos y sociales de nuestra época. ... [-]


Bachelor of International Economics and Trade (in English)

Campus Full time 4 years August 2015 China Hangzhou + 1 more

This program was created in response to today’s increasing demand for students trained in international economics and trade, as a result of growing globalization and interdependence among different economies. [+]

Bachelor of International Economics and Trade (in English) Degree: Bachelor of Economics Program Name: International Economics and Trade Duration of the Program: 4 years Objective: This program was created in response to today’s increasing demand for students trained in international economics and trade, as a result of growing globalization and interdependence among different economies. Students will develop capabilities to international economic and business activities, systematically understand the basic theories of international economics, build a strong grounding in international business practices and international trade rules, and be well-prepared for the complexities in international business organizations. Career prospects typically include the employment opportunities in government agencies, foreign economic and trade departments, and positions associated with import and export trade, international business negotiation, foreign trade management, international marketing at domestic and multinational corporations in China or overseas. Upon completion of the required credits the students will be able to: Understand both the general economic knowledge and specific international business and trade skills. Have a comprehensive understanding of the basic theories and methodologies in microeconomics, macroeconomics and international economics; Be familiar with the guidelines on international economic policies, relevant laws and regulations, as well as the latest achievements and development trends in this discipline; Be sensitive to the evolving situation and dynamics of the international economy and international markets. Develop capabilities and understand basic knowledge involved in the fields of international economics and trade, such as import and export business, international economic cooperation, international investment, electronic commerce, international business management, etc.; Be familiar with the prevailing rules and practices in international trade and different aspects and processes in international business. Build a good foundation in mathematics, management, finance, etc. and develop preliminary problem-solving and research skills in other professional areas including econometrics, statistics and accounting. Be proficient in Mandarin and English language and demonstrate the language proficiency either by successful pass of HSK-6, or by successful achievement of the pass level in any of the following worldwide English tests, i.e. TOFEL, GRE, GAMT, IELTS or Cambridge Business English. Develop the competent intercultural business communication skills as well as the basic bilingual translation and interpretation skills. Have basic knowledge in the computer science, computer operation and electronic commerce; be able to use the relevant software involved in international trade. Required Credits and Class Hours in Total: The minimum required credits to be completed within the program duration is 128, which is divided into two parts: class teaching (114 credits) and practical teaching (14 credits). Class teaching credits are composed of compulsory courses and selective courses. The credit ratio of each type of courses is as the following: Compulsory Courses: 1232 (Class hours in total); 77 (Credits); 68% (Credit ratio) Selective Courses: 592 (Class hours in total); 37 (Credits); 32% (Credit ratio) Total: 1824 (Class hours in total); 114 (Credits); 100% (Credit ratio) Core Courses: International Trade Practices International Marketing Chinese Business Law International E-Commerce Import & Export Documents Business Communication in Written English English for International Business International Commercial Law International Settlements International Finance Cross Cultural Business Communication Note: International Trade, International Marketing, Chinese Business Law and International E-Commerce are the fundamental courses, the rest core courses should be 20 credits in total. [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Finance

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 Turkey Istanbul + 1 more

Relations between Economics and Financial sciences have become more integrated and the need for trained manpower has increased in these areas. [+]

Bachelor Programs in Economics. Relations between Economics and Financial sciences have become more integrated and the need for trained manpower has increased in these areas. By giving basic knowledge in the field of Economics and Finance, the main goal of the education program is to make the students apply this information in real life, to improve their analytical abilities and educate them with capabilities to solve the economic and financial problems of Turkey which is developing. Career opportunities There are wide ranges of areas of employment for the graduates. These include domestic and foreign enterprises in the field of manufacturing industry, trade, transport, tourism, communication, banks, insurance companies, capital market institutions, intermediary institutions, research organizations, and public institutions. [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus Full time September 2015 USA Redlands

Economics at Redlands emphasizes both the cultural and technical aspects of the field. A degree in Economics will provide you with a wealth of tools for understanding human behavior and the sources of wealth and poverty in nations. Its usefulness goes beyond the realms of market and trade, to encompass most social institutions and fields of study: government, sociology, psychology and the environment: even the study of greed... [+]

Bachelor in Economics Economics at Redlands emphasizes both the cultural and technical aspects of the field. A degree in Economics will provide you with a wealth of tools for understanding human behavior and the sources of wealth and poverty in nations. Its usefulness goes beyond the realms of market and trade, to encompass most social institutions and fields of study: government, sociology, psychology and the environment: even the study of greed, happiness, and Utopian economics. We offer three distinct degree programs to enable you to tailor your study of Economics to your interests. The Major The major program in economics can be designed to earn either a bachelor of science or bachelor of arts degree. All majors in economics must complete the following required courses: ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics. Normally taken during the sophomore year. ECON 250 should be completed first. ECON 200 Introduction to Statistical Methods or MATH 111 Elementary Statistics and Probability with Applications. Should be taken prior to the junior year and preferably during the sophomore year. Either ECON 304 Economic History OR ECON 307 History of Economic Thought ECON 350 Intermediate Microeconomics ECON 351 Intermediate Macroeconomics. Should be taken during the junior year in numerical sequence. Either ECON 465 OR 466-7 Senior Seminar in Economics Parts 1 and 2. Taken during the final semester of the senior year. The Minor Students who elect a minor in economics must complete the following courses: ECON 200 Introduction to Statistical Methods or MATH 111 Elementary Statistics and Probability with Applications ECON 250 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 350 Intermediate Microeconomics ECON 351 Intermediate Macroeconomics And two additional elective courses in economics at the 300 level or above approved by the department. Either ECON 304 Economic History OR ECON 307 History of Economic Thought is strongly recommended. First semester calculus MATH 121, or the math sequence MATH 118-119 (either earned by successful completion of such courses or by math placement in MATH 122 or higher) is a prerequisite for the intermediate economic theory courses. Program Learning Outcomes Bachelor of Arts Students graduating with a BA degree in Economics will: Generate constructive analysis of real world issues using the theories of economics, including macroeconomic and microeconomic theories, economic history or history of economic thought, or theories of economic institutions. Efficiently locate, effectively utilize, and critically interpret economic information and data using statistical methods or economic and institutional theories. Produce a constructive assessment of a social problem by drawing upon relevant data and utilizing suitable economic theories. Identify complex problems and arguments and analyze those using the theoretical tools and quantitative methods of economics. Effectively communicate economic ideas, problems, and findings to both lay and professional audiences. 6) Complete an independent research project demonstrating appropriate mastery of qualitative and statistical research methods in economics. Bachelor of Science Students graduating with a BS degree in Economics will: Generate constructive analysis of real world issues using the theories of economics, including macroeconomic and microeconomic theories, economic history or history of economic thought, or theories of economic institutions. Efficiently locate, effectively utilize, and critically interpret economic information and data using statistics, econometrics, mathematical economics, and or theories of economic institutions. Produce a constructive assessment of a social problem by drawing upon relevant data and utilizing suitable economic theories. Identify complex problems and arguments and analyze those using mathematical reasoning, as well as the theoretical tools and quantitative methods of economics. Effectively communicate economic ideas, problems, and findings to both lay and professional audiences. Complete an independent research project demonstrating appropriate mastery of quantitative research methods in economics, including mathematical reasoning, statistics and econometrics. [-]

Economy - Profile "business Economics And Industrial Markets (transport)"

Campus Full time Part time 4 - 5 years September 2015 Russia Moscow + 2 more

As part of the Bachelor of Economics graduate is expected next profiling: the economy of organizations (enterprises), the global economy (international transport operations), accounting and analysis. [+]

Bachelor Programs in Economics. As part of the Bachelor of Economics graduate is expected next profiling: the economy of organizations (enterprises), the global economy (international transport operations), accounting and analysis. In the framework of modern information and computer training students receive in-depth knowledge of: the organization and management of information databases and data used in the economic calculations; the use of computer systems and networks of economic information; operation of special applications for business planning, accounting and analysis. Practice & Employment Practical work of students is carried out on the basis of large specialized organizations of transport, road management, financial and investment sector: SUE "Mosavtotrans"; SUE "Mosgortrans"; JSC "Sovtransavto"; JSC "Rosavtodor" Bank "SDM-Bank"; JSC "Rosdorleasing" and others. It is aimed at solving the problem of accelerated adaptation of graduates to the requirements of modern innovative development of production, as well as solving the problem of employment directly in the learning process. For those who received a BA in Economics, employment opportunities as an economist, accountants, economists, managers and organizations finansovoekonomicheskogo production and commercial profile (banks, investment funds and insurance companies, purchase, transport, construction companies). [-]

Bachelor International Business Economics

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 Netherlands Venlo

The individual national markets, trades and currencies are growing towards a united global business sphere. For young adults an international education is an important [+]

The individual national markets, trades and currencies are growing towards a united global business sphere. For young adults an international education is an important step towards the future world. Especially, the economics courses offer excellent prospects. Not only production companies, but also the rapidly growing Tertiary Sector (trade, banks, insurance, and consultancy) and government need qualified economists in all departments. Shareholder Value, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Hedge Funds... If you open the political section of a newspaper or listen to the daily news, the significance of the complex modern economy for worldwide politics is very apparent. As it is possible for everyone to see through these processes, to understand their meaning and even to take part in them, is a thrilling and promising challenge. How do I manage an enterprise? Where can I make high profits? How can I keep the costs in control? How do I behave in an international context? What influences do international tax law and the worldwide finance- and commerce market have? If you would like to find the answers to these questions, then our economic study programme International Business Economics (IBE) is the right choice for you. The main points of IBE are business administration, finance, organisation, budgeting, tax, controlling, calculation, investment analysis, logistics, management techniques and much more. Informatics and data management will complete your knowledge of economics. Parallel to these topics you will receive a clear insight into the basics of marketing and you will also be exposed to relevant soft skills.... [-]


International Business and Management Studies

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Netherlands Amsterdam

The International Business and Management Studies fast-track (IBMS-FT) programme caters towards your needs for a 3 year 180 credits business and management programme. This programme is the perfect preparation to continue [+]

Bachelor Programs in Economics. The International Business and Management Studies fast-track (IBMS-FT) programme caters towards your needs for a 3 year 180 credits business and management programme. This programme is the perfect preparation to continue your studies on a Master’s level. Programme In the first three semesters you will gain solid knowledge and skills in doing business internationally. You will then leave Amsterdam and study abroad at one of our partner universities across the globe. In your third, and final year you will specialise in either International Financial Management, Global Marketing & Management, or International Business Organisation. In the final semester you will combine writing your thesis whilst doing your internship at a company. Admission Criteria In order to be admitted to the IBMS-FT programme you will need to have completed secondary education at a level equivalent to the Dutch havo, vwo or International Baccalaureate. In some cases additional requirements may be requested. As the programme is conducted in English we expect our students to have good English-language writing and speaking skills. [-]