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Bachelor of Economics programs can illuminate the most important factors in our global marketplace: from understanding a single consumer's purchase, to a corporations decision on what commodity to produce and where to sell it. By studying Economics you will also learn about global issues like inflation and unemployment, taxes and trade deficits. An understanding of the key concepts of Economics is essential to almost any professional field, and graduates from Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA are qualified to pursue specialized positions in a range of sectors, as consultants, managers, marketers, entrepreneurs and more. Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA train students with developed analytical skills to research, assess and solve some of the world's most perplexing economic questions.

Economics is a liberal arts discipline, not actually a business discipline, therefore Bachelor in Economics majors study a curriculum that is substantially more theoretical and mathematical than the average Bachelor of Business Administration or Communication. Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA last for four years and may include study abroad opportunities, internship requirement... [+ Read more]

Economics

Bachelor of Economics programs can illuminate the most important factors in our global marketplace: from understanding a single consumer's purchase, to a corporations decision on what commodity to produce and where to sell it. By studying Economics you will also learn about global issues like inflation and unemployment, taxes and trade deficits. An understanding of the key concepts of Economics is essential to almost any professional field, and graduates from Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA are qualified to pursue specialized positions in a range of sectors, as consultants, managers, marketers, entrepreneurs and more. Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA train students with developed analytical skills to research, assess and solve some of the world's most perplexing economic questions.

Economics is a liberal arts discipline, not actually a business discipline, therefore Bachelor in Economics majors study a curriculum that is substantially more theoretical and mathematical than the average Bachelor of Business Administration or Communication. Bachelor of Economics programs in the USA last for four years and may include study abroad opportunities, internship requirements and a bachelor thesis or culminating assignment. Tuition fees will depend on the applicant's state of residence and eligibility for financial aid.

If you are interested in learning more about how you can take your first step toward a career in market research, strategic planning, policy evaluations, consulting or financial analysis, scroll down. You can request more information about any Bachelor in Economics courses to be sent directly to you from a school in the USA by using a handy web form!

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6 Results in Economics, USA

Bachelor in International Political Economy & Diplomacy (BA)

Campus USA Full time 4 years
January 2015

In an era where there is a growing focus on economic diplomacy, UB’s B.A. in International Political Economy and Diplomacy (IPED) fills a crucial niche... [+]

Best Economics in USA Bachelors. Bachelor in International Political Economy & Diplomacy (BA)

In an era where there is a growing focus on economic diplomacy, UB’s B.A. in International Political Economy and Diplomacy fills a crucial niche. The major provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the global political economy and with the analytical skills needed to evaluate change and direction.The study of the international economic system provides insight into how it produces and distributes wealth. The study of the international political system provides insight into how institutions and rules govern social and economic development.Because diplomatic negotiations form the basis of new international law, and because diplomacy operates within the framework of extant international law, the study of diplomacy is an important component in the study of international political economy.Political economy represents a nexus between politics and economics, and international political economy includes study of the area in which international politics and international economics meet. It represents an investigation of the political basis of economic action and the economic basis of political action. An important additional consideration is the role of international law in circumscribing political and economic activity.Recent graduates of the program have gone on to top graduate programs including Harvard, London, Johns Hopkins, Wisconsin and Columbia. IPED graduates are now working in places such as the UN, major INGOs and in numerous other international organizations and corporations.... [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus USA Full time 4 years
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 [+]

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 of Business Administration - Economics

Campus USA Full time
January 2015

The economics degree program exposes students to social science concepts central to business and governmental decision-making, society’s allocation of resources, international relations among [+]

Best Economics in USA Bachelors. Bachelor of Business Administration - Economics

The Department of Economics, Finance and Decision Information Sciences offers four degree programs:

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Finance Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Economics Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance/Master of Business Administration (BBA/MBA) Master of Science in Finance (MSF)

Additionally, the department also offers minors for undergraduate students in economics and finance. 

BBA in Economics

The economics degree program exposes students to social science concepts central to business and governmental decision-making, society’s allocation of resources, international relations among competing economies and ethics in commerce. The economics program encompasses micro and macroeconomics, international economics, money and banking, labor markets, cost benefit analysis, economic development and theory. Career opportunities for economics majors include the following:... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Campus USA Full time
January 2015

Whether you’re analyzing policies from Washington or studying anthropology, your expertise in economics is a kind of skeleton key, opening doors you might not expect. You will be able to explore a [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Whether you’re analyzing policies from Washington or studying anthropology, your expertise in economics is a kind of skeleton key, opening doors you might not expect. You will be able to explore a variety of options, from journalism to working as an industry/economic analyst.

"My education at Saint Mary's taught me the value of challenging myself, my school, and my community. I found that with challenge comes experience, education, and discovery. As I challenge myself in the workplace, I discover levels of leadership I never thought attainable, and I hold my community to a high set of values." —Ashley Oberst '07

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Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies

Campus USA Full time
January 2015

Be prepared to work with, and compete with, colleagues from around the globe. You may even spend a portion of your career living outside of the United States. A Global Studies major will prepare you to fully [+]

Best Economics in USA Bachelors. Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies

Be prepared to work with, and compete with, colleagues from around the globe. You may even spend a portion of your career living outside of the United States. A Global Studies major will prepare you to fully participate in the emerging global community and increase your post-graduate opportunities in a wide array of globally oriented fields.

Global Studies is an interdisciplinary major with seven possible concentrations that provide the structure for your studies: Gender and Women's Studies, Global Business Administration, Global Economics, Global Post-secondary Education Administration, Intercultural Studies, International Development, and Modern European Culture. The Global Studies major not only prepares you for the worldwide community, the concentration you choose enables you to tailor your studies to your area of interest and future professional goals.  ... [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus USA Full time
January 2015

The Bachelor of Science in Economics is intended to provide a more rigorous option for students interested in graduate school, given the quantitative nature of graduate study and the profession in general. [+]

Economics General Program (BS)

Economics is a social science that deals with many of the most difficult problems of our time, such as inflation, unemployment, pollution and poverty. As a problem-based discipline, the study of economics enables students to acquire the analytical skills and methodology applicable to a variety of career options.

Economics graduates are in demand in such fields as banking, finance, insurance, and in government and industry. In addition, training in economics provides an excellent background for professional education in law and in graduate schools of business and public administration.

The Bachelor of Science in Economics is intended to provide a more rigorous option for students interested in graduate school, given the quantitative nature of graduate study and the profession in general.... [-]