Bachelor Programs Economics

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Economics

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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94 Results in Economics

Bachelor in Global Economy (BA)

Campus United Arab Emirates Dubai
August 2015

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. [+]

Bachelors Economics. 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. ... [-]

BSc Economics

Campus China Suzhou
September 2015

This programme will provide you with comprehensive training in the theoretical and quantitative tools used in the study of economics and an opportunity to specialize in one of three areas (finance, international business or marketing). [+]

This programme will provide you with comprehensive training in the theoretical and quantitative tools used in the study of economics, and an opportunity to specialise in one of three areas (finance, international business or marketing). All students receive a rigorous grounding in microeconomic, macroeconomic and econometric theories. WHAT KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS WILL I ACQUIRE? By the time you graduate, you should have the ability: to apply economic theories to the workings of real world markets; to analyse and identify creative solutions to problems relating to business and economic policy. WHAT ARE MY CAREER PROSPECTS? The analytical, empirical, and interpretative skills you will develop through the Economics programme are highly valuable in a wide variety of careers. Graduates will be well prepared for management and specialist roles in industry and business, the financial sector, international organisations, local government, civil service. You will also have a good foundation for further postgraduate study. WHY SHOULD I STUDY ECONOMICS AT XJTLU? This programme provides students with a broad choice of options, particularly in Years 3-4, with a range of theoretical and applied topics. Over the years it has dedicated coherent pathways in finance and business in which students can opt to have sinmilar concentration within their degree. Specialised modules have been created in this programme to generate enhanced coverage of economic theory. In Year 3, students are offered the modules International Trade and the Asia-Pacific which are designed for them to have more thorough understanding on the global economy in general and the Chinese economy in particular. BSc Economics Module Leaders are continuing to develop links with the public and private sectors to enable students to develop an understanding of practical issues that can complement their academic studies. Many finance-related modules provide examples of the way that the programme’s provision engages with businesses and contributions to the on-going development of relationships with major organisations in China and in other countries. WHAT WILL I STUDY? YEAR 2 In Year 2, you will study the following core subjects, which will provide you with a broad foundation in economic theory: QUANTITATIVE METHODS AND STATISTICS MICRO- AND MACRO-ECONOMICS MATH FOR ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS You will also be able to follow specialist modules in finance, international business or marketing. YEAR 3 MICRO- AND MACRO-ECONOMICS INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS MODERN APPROACHES TO DEAL WITH DATA IN TIME SERIES APPLICATIONS. You will also continue to follow your chosen specialism in finance, international business or marketing. YEAR 4 RESEARCH PROJECT (2 semesters) GAME THEORY APPLICATIONS IN MICROECONOMICS ECONOMETRIC THEORY OF TIME SERIES MODELS ADVANCED TOPICS MACROECONOMICS You will also continue to follow your chosen specialism in finance, international business or marketing. MODULES IN FINANCE (YEAR 3/4) INCLUDE: FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT BUSINESS FINANCE FINANCE AND MARKETS SECURITIES MARKETS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MODULES (YEAR 3/4) INCLUDE: INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT BUSINESS IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS POLICY MARKETING MODULES (YEAR 3/4) INCLUDE: CONSUMER BEHAVIOURS SERVICES MARKETING MARKET RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL MARKETING For more information on this programme, please click here. [-]

Bachelor of Business and Economics

Campus USA Chicago
January 2015

Chicago offers innumerable opportunities for business and economics majors to learn from and network with business and nonprofit leaders. [+]

Bachelors Economics. Bachelor of Business and Economics Learn Business in a Business Town Chicago offers innumerable opportunities for business and economics majors to learn from and network with business and nonprofit leaders. Faculty draw on their professional connections to bring CEOs, managers, analysts, and executive directors to speak to classes or mentor students. Adjunct faculty are drawn from Chicago’s companies and nonprofits, teaching from their own real-life experience. SBNM’s advisory board is made up of professionals from large and small corporations, healthcare and nonprofit organizations, banks and investment firms, marketing firms, the entertainment industry, and more. These are the people that will inspire you and help you along the way to achieving your dreams. Why Study Business and Economics? If you dream of starting your own business, teaching business in a University setting, or rising through the ranks of a successful corporation, then business and economics is exactly the academic foundation you need. As a broad discipline, this degree will give you a firm foundation in economics, accounting, financial management, marketing, organizational leadership, ethics, and more. You’ll be prepared to pursue a career in the public, private, or governmental sectors, or continue on to a specialized field through further education. Why North Park? The School of Business and Nonprofit Management has a distinguished reputation for integrating faith and ethics into the advanced study of business. With the city Chicago as our extended classroom, students pursuing a bachelor of arts (BA) degree in business and economics gain a solid footing in business for a variety of career paths. The bachelor of science (BS) degree, which requires a 150-hour minimum internship and an area of concentration, is ideal for students who desire to pursue a specific business discipline and take advantage of focused internships and coursework. Careers In Business and Economics Accountant Advertising executive Consultant Economist Entrepreneur Financial analyst Marketing manager Corporate trainer Where Alumni Work Chicago Board of Trade Delta Institute Groupon IBM IRS JP Morgan Company Kimberly-Clark, Inc. Razorfish Core Classes The BA in business and economics will introduce you to the most important topics for a successful career in business. Courses include: Financial and managerial accounting Macroeconomics and microeconomics Business law and communication Foundations of marketing Strategic management Beyond the Classroom Students can join the Business Club and Nonprofit Leadership Club to connect with other students, provide events and activities to the campus community, visit to local businesses and organizations, attend seminars and conferences, and join on- and off-campus community service projects. Put your learning to work outside the classroom. Learn more about the Business Club and Nonprofit Leadership Club. Concentrations If you pursue the BS degree option, you get to choose from seven concentrations that will add depth to the degree and provide an excellent way to distinguish yourself on job or graduate school applications. Choose from these options: Accounting Economics Finance International business Management Marketing Sports management [-]

Bachelor in International Logistics and Economics

Campus Netherlands Breda
February 2015

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 Econometrics and Operations research

Campus Netherlands Groningen
September 2015

If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the [+]

Bachelors Economics. Bachelor in Econometrics and operations research

 

Language: English (100%)If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the unemployment rates of a country, the Gross National Product, the stock price of a company or the future exchange rate of the Euro.The courses in the propaedeutic phase serve as the foundation for the remainder of the programme. You will take courses in Modelling, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, Marketing and English.

After this, you will continue with mandatory courses. Building on the propaedeutic coursework, you will deepen and broaden your knowledge in the four major topics: Mathematical Economics, Econometrics, Operations Research and Actuarial Studies.After your Bachelor's degree, you meet the requirements for entry-level positions, but almost all students decide to continue with a Master's degree.Job perspectivesGraduates with an MSc degree are found in a broad spectrum of occupations where IT, mathematical and problem-solving skills are needed. The world of business offers jobs in finance, insurance, logistics, manufacturing and marketing. Non-profit organisations, such as employers' federations and consumer organisations also hire econometricians. Governments need the diverse skills that will make up your toolkit. Finally, an academic research is another possible career path.Your job prospects will be good. Nonetheless, while a Bachelor’s degree may meet the requirements for entry-level positions, almost all students decide to continue with a Master’s degree. Acquiring a Master’s degree will expand still further your career opportunities in the short and long term, at home and abroad.... [-]

Bachelor in Economics (BSBA)

Campus USA Warrensburg
January 2015

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 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. [-]

BA Law and Economics Hons

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

Law and Economics offers you the opportunity to study two areas of great significance in contemporary society in a three-year programme which combines the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Economics (taught by [+]

Bachelors Economics. Law and Economics offers you the opportunity to study two areas of great significance in contemporary society in a three-year programme which combines the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Economics (taught by our highly ranked and regarded School of Economics). As a student on this programme you develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which allows you to engage in informed debate about legal issues, and an understanding of economic principles relevant both to global developments and everyday life. Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. Economics at Kent has received consistently high scores in the National Student Survey having been ranked in the top 5 in all of the last 5 years. [-]

BSc Economics

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

The single honours programme in Economics introduces you to the way in which economists think about different issues and develops the kinds of 'tools' that economists [+]

The single honours programme in Economics introduces you to the way in which economists think about different issues and develops the kinds of 'tools' that economists use for analysing real economic problems. Stage 1 120 credits in total are studied Students take compulsory modules in: - EC304 Principles of Economics (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - Mathematics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC305 Mode A or EC306 Mode B - EC309 Statistics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC314 Data Analysis for Economists (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) plus 45 credits (15 credits in Autumn and 30 credits in Spring) from the list of 'Wild Modules' available. The following modules are recommended, but are not compulsory: - EC311 The Contemporary European Economy (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC312 Strategy and Games (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC315 Professional Economics (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) Stage 2 120 Credits in total are studied The following modules are compulsory - EC500 Microeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC502 Macroeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC511 Quantitative Economics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) either - EC531 Policy Analysis (15 credits, Level I) (Autumn) or - EC532 Enviromental Economics, Institutions and Policy (15 credits, Level I) (Autumn) and either - EC533 The Public Sector (15 credits, Level I) (Spring) or - EC534 The Economics of Money and Banking (15 credits, Level I) (Spring) Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level with at least 90 credits at Level H. Stage 3 120 credits in total are studied Students must take one of the following modules - EC541 Dissertation (30 credits, Level H) or - EC565 Extended Economics Essay (15 credits, Level H) (Spring) The remaining credits are chosen from the Economics Options List below. Students must take an equal number of credits in the Autumn and Spring terms. Please note the options list is subject to availability, so check individual module descriptions for further information. Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level, with at least 90 credits at Level H. [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Management

Campus Russia Moscow
September 2015

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational [+]

Bachelors Economics. National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational Standard WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history MPEI have trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation. At MPEI the Nobel Prize winners A.D. Sakharov and P.A. Cherenkov worked in different periods. In the 20th century in the Special Design Bureau of MPEI, which possesses its own Center of Deep Space Communication, radio images of the Venus surface and a reverse side of the Moon were obtained for the first time. Among the most famous graduates of MPEI there are the ex-Chairman of the State Council of China Li Peng and the ex-President of Romania Ion Iliescu, Ministers of Engineering and heads of the engineering companies of many countries of the world. MPEI partners in science and education include about 140 foreign universities, and such well-known companies like ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, EPRI, Skoda, Samsung and others. Getting the unique training in any chosen field, MPEI graduates never have problems with subsequent employment and realize themselves in any chosen spheres. LANGUAGE OF EDUCATION Training is organized in Russian language. Those students who need to learn Russian are invited to MPEI Preliminary course which provides training of Russian language during 1 academic year. ACCOMMODATION CONDITIONS MPEI foreign students are provided with accommodation in MPEI hostel. The hostel under security surveillance has two-room blocks with a bathroom and a toilet in each block. Rooms are for two or three persons. There are also hostels of corridor type with double rooms. Rooms are equipped with furniture, bed linen is also included. On each floor of a hostel there is a common kitchen and a restroom. Internet connection can be provided for additional fee. In MPEI campus there are additional services like laundry, shops, repair offices, post-office, cultural centers, cafes and restaurants, etc. Accommodation fee is about 100 USD per month. INSURANCE All foreign students must have medical insurance for the whole period of education. MPEI works with insurance company which provides the most comprehensive insurance at a rate of 200 USD per year. [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus USA Minneapolis Rochester
January 2015

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 Economics

Campus USA Tampa
January 2015

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 [+]

Bachelors Economics. 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.... [-]

BA Economics and Politics (Hons)

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

Economics examines some of the profound issues in our life and times, including: economic growth and sustainable development, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural [+]

Economics examines some of the profound issues in our life and times, including: economic growth and sustainable development, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural resource problems, international trade and aid to poor countries. The School has a strong international reputation for excellence for research in key areas of economics and many staff advise government bodies both globally and in the UK. Student satisfaction with our programmes is very high, for four years running (2009-12) we have been in the top five economics departments in the National Student Survey and rank equally highly in other league tables. Politics and international relations is an exciting, fast-changing, broad-based discipline. Our programmes are extremely flexible and offer extensive module choice, reflecting the research interests of our staff, including conflict resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic conflict, terrorism, the theory of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries such as China, Japan, Russia and the USA. [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Finance (CLEF)

Campus Italy Bologna
February 2015

Economics and finance study how individuals, businesses, and governments allocate resources to best satisfy their objectives. [+]

Bachelors Economics. Economics and finance study how individuals, businesses, and governments allocate resources to best satisfy their objectives. The goal of this program is to provide students with the tools they need to analyze modern economic and financial systems, which are nowadays complex and interconnected well behind national boundaries. The program trains students to apply the tools of economic analysis and finance to understand the behaviour of economic agents, the functioning of markets and of organizations. Students will be able to understand the debate about economic policies, such as development, growth, financial policies, innovation, trade and globalization, taxation, government expenditure, health and welfare. Teaching activities are organized so to enhance problem-solving abilities and to address new and complex issues. [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Statistics

Campus Kosovo Prishtina
February 2015

The economics concentration emphasizes the quantitative analytical approach to dealing with economic problems in both the public and private sectors, providing students with marketable [+]

Bachelor of Science in Applied Arts and Science - Economics and Statistics 

Upon successful completion of the program requirements, AUK students receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences issued by the Rochester Institute of Technology. This is the same degree that students at RIT, New York receive at the end of their studies. As an English- taught program, it prepares students or varied career choices, and provides students with a diverse set of skills, which employers look for.The degree is awarded upon satisfactory completion of a minimum of 120 credits. In order to achieve to that level students are require to attend two majors and a minor, which is elective.  ... [-]

Degree In Economics

Campus Mexico Monterrey
January 2015

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. [+]

Bachelors Economics. 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. ... [-]