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Markets constantly change because of things like demand, supply, price changes, and a variety of other factors. Economists analyze these changes, what causes them, and suggest changes to businesses on how they can better succeed in their specific market. Holding a bachelor’s degree in economics will prepare graduates to work in a similar position.

Once students decide to pursue this type of degree, they often ask, “What is a BSc in Economic Studies?” This degree prepares students to understand business markets and also prepares them to hold a job in an economics-related field. To obtain this degree, students will likely be required to take courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, statistics, finance, econometrics, foreign trade, business economics, and more.

With this degree, students will come to understand the variety of different factors that affect buying and selling. As an economist, graduates can become a highly valued employee in whatever position they choose to work. Not only can this degree provide graduates with greater job stability, but it may also allow them to advance further in their career than if they did not have a degree.

Typically, it will take approximately four years for a student to complete a bachelor’s degree in an economics studies field. The length of the program, in addition to the location of the institution and other factors, will impact how much it costs to acquire this degree.

With this degree, graduates may be able to work in government, education, journalism, and many other different industries. Graduates may hold positions as analysts, research assistants, economic affairs specialists, economists, market analysts, and more.

Interested students should heavily consider which program is right for them before making a decision to enroll in any specific program. In many situations, online courses may be a good option for those who do not want to relocate or still need to work in addition to pursuing their degree. For more information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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204 Results in Economic Studies

The University of Law Business School

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance is aimed at students who have an interest in developing knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of accounting and finance, an ... [+]

BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance is aimed at students who have an interest in developing knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of accounting and finance, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a professional career in accounting and finance. It seeks to give students a learning experience that allows them to develop proficiencies that create effective accounting professionals in today’s changing business environment. The curriculum and learning and teaching strategy are complemented by guest lectures and ‘live’ workshops to promote independent learning and increasing their employability skills for the future

Year 1 provides you with a good understanding of the foundations of accounting and finance alongside the fundamentals of business. Years 2 and 3 gives you in-depth knowledge of how companies use accounting and finance to make decisions, report performance under conditions of uncertainty and risk. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a professional career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development and a significant exposure to the world of work and its current demands through work experience opportunities.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Arden courses at GISMA

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is ideal for anyone aiming for a career in this field. This course will provide you with essential financial and management a ... [+]

BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is ideal for anyone aiming for a career in this field. This course will provide you with essential financial and management accounting skills, as well as a strong, broad and practical knowledge of the world of finance. The overall aim of the program is to enable students to acquire the skills relating to key inter-connected disciplines applicable to a range of commercial and non-commercial sectors. By the end of the three years, students should have developed a range of transferable skills that will assist them throughout the careers they choose.

The program is structured across three levels and ensures that students gain a basic understanding of the world of business throughout the three years. The first year will tackle modules such as developing personal and management skills, financing accounting and cost accounting. You will also learn to develop essential decision-making skills which best support the growth of an enterprise. Level 5 will teach students about increasingly important business law and key ethical issues facing businesses today.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Arden University

Do you want to work in accountancy or finance? Our professional undergraduate qualification in Accounting and Finance has been designed with your career in mind. ... [+]

BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance (ACCA)

Do you want to work in accountancy or finance? Our professional undergraduate qualification in Accounting and Finance has been designed with your career in mind. On successful completion, you will be equipped with essential financial and management accounting skills, as well as a strong, broad and practical knowledge of the world of finance.

The award has been designed to provide ACCA exemptions and our application for this accreditation is pending. This course is subject to validation.

Course Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent qualifications in two subjects at GCE A-level plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level. If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or above.... [-]

United Kingdom Coventry
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Online
Georgetown University Qatar

Founded in 1919, Georgetown's School of Foreign Service (SFS) sought to educate students about global issues and prepare them for a life of service - in business, governm ... [+]

Overview

Founded in 1919, Georgetown's School of Foreign Service (SFS) sought to educate students about global issues and prepare them for a life of service - in business, government, or for a humanitarian agency. Today the School of Foreign Service offers students in both Washington, D.C. and Doha, Qatar an interdisciplinary undergraduate degree program built on a liberal arts education. Students begin their studies with the SFS and University core curriculum, giving them an understanding of philosophy, theology, the humanities, economics, political science, history, and other disciplines. During sophomore year, students choose a major, allowing them to further develop a specialization in one area of international affairs. This dual emphasis on international affairs and the interdisciplinary approach distinguishes the curriculum of the School of Foreign Service from that of other liberal arts programs. In addition to their work on campus, many SFS students study and work abroad during their junior year and do independent research and internships in their senior year.... [-]

Qatar Doha
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
AUM American University of Malta

The BS in Accounting is intended initially for students who are pursuing an accounting career in an international firm that adopts/recognizes US-based accountancy qualifi ... [+]

The BS in Accounting is intended initially for students who are pursuing an accounting career in an international firm that adopts/recognizes US-based accountancy qualifications. This program contains all necessary courses to prepare for the Uniform CPA exam as administered by the American Institute of CPAs. International candidates are allowed to sit for the Uniform CPA exam in a number of international locations. (Accredited by N.C.F.H.E.)

How to Apply for Undergraduate Admissions

We know the application process to university can feel like a daunting and complex task. At the American University of Malta, we've tried to make applying to our university as simple as possible, and while it is a relatively straightforward process, we do require several supporting documents. Below you will find an easy-to-follow checklist of items you will need to submit, followed with more specific information for each requirement.... [-]

Malta Cospicua
January 2020
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Edhec Online

The BSc Online, EDHEC's online Bachelor in Finance, enables young professionals to accelerate their career development and support the digital transformation of companies ... [+]

The BSc Online, EDHEC's online Bachelor in Finance, enables young professionals to accelerate their career development and support the digital transformation of companies through high-level distance learning.

With the academic expertise of EDHEC and a personalized support system, BSc Online, EDHEC's online bachelor's degree in Finance is a unique learning experience that combines efficiency and innovation to serve your success.

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Learn your future business at a distance and at your own pace, while continuing your current activityBe more efficient in your job, evolve in your position or bounce on a new professional challenge... [-]
France Île-de-France
November 2019
Full-time
1 year
Online
The British University in Egypt

The Economics programme has two central activities, first to train students at the undergraduate level in the methods and ideas of modern economics. Second is to conduct ... [+]

About

The Economics programme has two central activities, first to train students at the undergraduate level in the methods and ideas of modern economics. Second is to conduct both basic and applied research in economics that pushes forward the frontier of knowledge in the field.

Distinctive features of the programme

The Economics programme at the BUE is distinctive across a number of areas: It is one of the very few programmes in Economics available in Egypt which is fully consistent with the requirements of a Bachelor of Science (as opposed to Arts) degree. The emphasis is highly focused on analytical approaches to economic problems involving the application of mathematics, statistics, econometrics and econometric modelling.... [-]

Egypt Cairo
September 2019
Full-time
4 - 4 years
Campus
MIAS School of Business

The undergraduate Economics and Management program prepares students for professional work in international teams, analytical and entry-level managerial positions in indu ... [+]

About

The undergraduate Economics and Management program prepares students for professional work in international teams, analytical and entry-level managerial positions in industry, commerce, consulting and public administration, as well as for continuing their studies in Master degree programs worldwide.

In the 2019 intake, students will be able to select from concentrations in Marketing and International Trade. Teaching in concentration classes begins in the Fourth Semester.

Enter the degree program with high school qualification and adequate proficiency in Mathematics and English, and graduate upon gaining 180 ECTS credits, passing final exams and defending a Bachelor's Thesis in three years.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Peru State College

The Accounting option prepares students for high-demand careers in financial reporting and management. Initial coursework is designed to prepare students for entry-level ... [+]

About

The Accounting option prepares students for high-demand careers in financial reporting and management. Initial coursework is designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions in government and private industry.

Students who wish to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination will need to complete the additional requirements for the Public Accounting/CPA Focus.

General Studies Requirements BUS 201 | Organizational Communications (3 credit hours)Students study communication foundations, the writing process, and communicating through letters, memoranda, and e-mail messages. The culminating activity permits students to understand the report process ... [-]
USA Peru
September 2019
Campus
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Silberman College of Business

Our undergraduate Accounting program is rated a Top 10 Best Undergraduate Accounting Program in New Jersey by Accounting Degree Review, and several of our faculty have be ... [+]

BS in Accounting Degree Requirements include seven required courses for the major, fulfillment of the University and Business Core Curriculum and a minimum of 121 total credits.

Freshman year, you’ll take introductory courses in business, management information systems and mathematics along with the core curriculum and courses in the humanities and social sciences.

Your second year, you’ll take introductory accounting courses and business courses in various disciplines. Heavy concentration in accounting major courses begins in your third year.

Why Study Accounting at FDU?

Did You Know...

FDU accounting students have scored #1, 3 and 5 on the Certified Public Accountant Exam in New Jersey. Most accounting majors receive job offers one year before they graduate. The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) awards scholarships to FDU students. Three FDU faculty have been honored with NJSCPA Outstanding Educator Awards. Certified Public Accounting firms are restricting recruiting only to colleges like FDU that qualify students for the Certified Public Accountant exam. Students in the 4+1 Combined Degree Program can graduate with a BS and MS degree in five years. Required Courses ACCT3241 Intermediate Financial Accounting I ACCT3242 Intermediate Financial Accounting II ACCT3243 Costing Accounting: Measurement and Control ACCT3390 Accounting Information Systems ACCT4261 Advanced Accounting ACCT4263 Auditing Concepts ACCT4267 Fundamentals of Federal Taxation ... [-]
USA Madison Teaneck
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Webster University Thailand Campus

Webster University’s Bachelor of Science in Accounting program is designed to equip students with the skills necessary to become qualified and successful accountants. ... [+]

Webster University’s Bachelor of Science in Accounting program is designed to equip students with the skills necessary to become qualified and successful accountants.

The Bachelor of Science in Accounting program at Webster University Thailand provides a wide range of subjects so that students are able to focus on their specific area of interest.

Students enrolled in the course have the ability to pursue opportunities in public accounting, corporate accounting and a number of other related areas of accounting. In addition, students are also provided with a general background in business to provide context to their accounting knowledge.

In an increasingly competitive global environment, today’s graduates are expected to have a high level of understanding and proficiency in their field of expertise. At Webster University Thailand, the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program provides students with the practical and theoretical knowledge required to excel as accountants and as professionals in the business world.... [-]

Full-time
Campus
British University Vietnam

The programme has been developed by academics at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), regarded as an international centre of academic excellence an ... [+]

General Information

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Banking & Finance (Awarded by the University of London)

Duration: 3 years (full-time)

Key Features

The programme has been developed by academics at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), regarded as an international centre of academic excellence and innovation in the social sciences to provide a thorough understanding of the ways in which financial intermediaries and institutions operate, and the structure and functioning of financial markets

Aim to excel in a career in accountancy, consulting, commercial or investment banking, trading and sales or in risk management

Wish to pursue accreditation from professional bodies including: Ifs School of Finance (the provider of choice to most of the UK’s leading financial services organizations), ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), ICPAS (Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore).... [-]

Vietnam Hanoi Ecopark Township
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of Prince Edward Island

Actuarial Science is the study of risk, usually risk associated with insurance, pension, and investment plans. Actuarial Science uses techniques from mathematics, statist ... [+]

Overview

Actuarial Science is the study of risk, usually risk associated with insurance, pension, and investment plans. Actuarial Science uses techniques from mathematics, statistics, business, economics, and finance. The Bachelor of Science with a Major in Actuarial Science prepares students to write the early exams required to become an Actuary. Actuaries are in demand as professionals who develop solutions for complex financial issues. Actuaries have excellent career opportunities following graduation as well as excellent co-op work opportunities during their studies. Read more about what actuaries' do, job prospects, and salaries on our departmental website.

The Major in Actuarial Science requires a total of 120 semester hours of credit, as described below:... [-]

Canada Charlottetown
May 2019
4 years
Campus
Richmond The American International University in London

The BSc Accounting and Finance programme is primarily designed for students who are interested in following a career in accountancy or in obtaining professional accountin ... [+]

The BSc Accounting and Finance programme is primarily designed for students who are interested in following a career in accountancy or in obtaining professional accounting qualifications at the start of their business career. Students will gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and finance and learn to understand management concepts within an international business context.

This programme goes beyond the theoretical and quantitative techniques fundamental to accounting and finance. It draws from various disciplines, such as statistics, economics, law and information technology in order to gain a truly solid understanding of the field. With a generalist business and management core, this degree will not just allow you to pursue careers in accounting and finance but in relevant managerial fields as well.... [-]

United Kingdom Richmond
August 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
University of Denver

The program in finance, a broad area directed toward the financial elements of business organizations and government units, focuses on investments, corporate finance, fin ... [+]

BSBA Finance

The program in finance, a broad area directed toward the financial elements of business organizations and government units, focuses on investments, corporate finance, financial institutions and international finance. Courses in these areas prepare students for careers in business finance, investment analysis and financial institutions.

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USA Denver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus