Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economics

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Economics

A BSc (Bachelor of Science) is an undergraduate course of study that takes students three to five years to complete.  While in school, students complete a variety of courses to prepare for additional education or future job opportunities.

Those who study economics first and foremost learn the differences between microeconomics and macroeconomics. Microeconomics involves the behavior of individual markets, such as households and firms, and their interactions. Macroeconomics, on the other hand, involves looking at the entire economy as a whole.

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BSc in Informatics (IT - Software) (Specializations - Software Engineering; Smart Systems Development)

Klaipeda University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Lithuania Klaipėda

The main aim of the Informatics Bachelor's degree programme in Informatics is to prepare highly qualified informatics specialists with a focus on software systems, computational science, and smart systems development areas that meet the requirements of the modern knowledge-based economy and the high professional standards in the field. The students of the Informatics study programme have the opportunity to choose one of two specialism areas: Software Systems Development and Smart Systems Development. The Software Systems Development specialism focuses on extensive exploration of software engineering processes and the methods of their implementation, programming languages and platform- specific development, operating systems, web and mobile applications, information security, databases, system analysis, and design principles. To complete the Software Systems Development specialist, students are enrolled in six courses: four core courses and two electives. Graduates of this specialism will develop a solid understanding of the software development life cycle, including testing and verification, documentation, and revision control, all of which are needed to take software projects from conception to delivery. The Smart Systems Development specialism focuses on enabling technologies and design methodologies for computing systems, which are embedded as integral part of larger systems designed for specific control functions of devices with various electronic and mechanical components. The core topics span automatic control, embedded systems, signal processing, real-time operating systems, and implementation of embedded systems. To complete the Smart Systems Development specialism, students are enrolled in six courses: four core courses and two electives. An important goal of the specialism is to provide students with the ability to write embedded software in a range of development environments and programming paradigms. Graduates of the specialism will be specialists in the field of smart systems, capable of developing embedded solutions for new challenges in the cyber-physical systems and internet-of-things domains. [+]

BScs in Economics. Informatics (IT - Software) (Specializations - Software Engineering; Smart Systems Development) Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda Type: Bachelor, full-time Nominal duration: 3,5 years (210 ECTS) Study language: English Awards: BSc (Bachelor of Informatics Sciences) Tuition fee: €2040 Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programmes is for citizens of the EU member states or countries of the European Economic Area (Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia, and Azerbaijan), as well as those who have a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Lithuania: €55. For other students: €200. (Application fee is non-refundable). Application deadline: Jun 30, 2018 Online application: https://apply.ku.lt/ Studies commence: September 3 ... [-]

B.S. in Economics

Siena College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Loudonville

You should consider Economics if you enjoy clear and logical approaches to exploring the riches and poverty which characterize economic life. Your studies in Economics will help you gain perspectives and solve problems related to public life, the business world, and the decisions shaping your future. [+]

You should consider Economics if you enjoy clear and logical approaches to exploring the riches and poverty which characterize economic life. Your studies in Economics will help you gain perspectives and solve problems related to public life, the business world, and the decisions shaping your future.

If you pick up the newspaper or turn on the news, it’s clear that economic forces impact all of us on a daily basis. The field of economics encompasses important societal issues, from social welfare programs, employment rates, and income inequality to inflation, monopolies, and antitrust laws.

Why study economics?

A background in economics helps you understand, debate, discuss and form national and international policy. Economists ask questions about societal programs and problems and employ mathematical and statistical tools to form sound policy. If you’re interested in international trade, international affairs, business cycles, or the stock markets, consider majoring in economics. A degree in economics also prepares you for careers in banking, law, marketing, journalism, environmental science, and medicine.... [-]


BSc in Economics

Westminster International University in Tashkent
Campus Full time September 2018 Uzbekistan Tashkent

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Economics is a three-year full-time course.  It is based upon the BSc (Hons) Business Economics course delivered in the UK by the Westminster Business School of the University of Westminster (London). [+]

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Economics is a three-year full-time course. It is based upon the BSc (Hons) Business Economics course delivered in the UK by the Westminster Business School of the University of Westminster (London). The BSc (Hons) in Economics is not intended as a purely theoretical study of Economics. The underlying philosophy of the course and its presentation emphasize the application of the relevant theories underpinning the Economics and Business fields. Students in this course develop solid skills in the economic analysis along with a strong foundation in advanced microeconomic and macroeconomic theory, quantitative theories and methods of economic analysis, research and forecasting. They are also offered optional modules pertaining to the theory of finance and management.... [-]


Bachelor in Economics

Hampton University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Hampton

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Economics provides rigorous training in economic analysis. All students will be exposed to applications of economic techniques used in public sector, private sector and international business environments. Through the study of standard economic models, students learn to identify, explain and describe the major features and functions of an economy. [+]

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Economics provides rigorous training in economic analysis. All students will be exposed to applications of economic techniques used in public sector, private sector and international business environments. Through the study of standard economic models, students learn to identify, explain and describe the major features and functions of an economy. Successfully completing the major will enable students to analyze, synthesize and evaluate economic, social and business issues.

Consistent with the mission of the University, the Economics Program seeks to (1) provide both majors and non-majors high-quality economics courses that will prepare them for admission to graduate programs in Economics and related areas, or entry to professional employment, (2) enhance students' knowledge of the structure and operation of the U.S. market-economy in which they will work, and (3) raise the level of awareness and ability of all students to understand the importance of economic issues, including fiscal and monetary policies.... [-]


Bachelor in Economics

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Maryville

Economics majors at Northwest develop analytical, critical thinking and decision-making skills in preparation of evaluating the decisions made by businesses, consumers and government. The goal of this degree is to assess information and decisions in order understand the structure, operation, and investigation of decisions. [+]

Economics majors at Northwest develop analytical, critical thinking and decision-making skills in preparation of evaluating the decisions made by businesses, consumers and government. The goal of this degree is to assess information and decisions in order understand the structure, operation, and investigation of decisions.

In addition to small class sizes, Northwest students receive instruction from faculty who have received the Dean’s Award for Exemplary Teaching and the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. Classes are small and upper-level courses have an average of fewer than 10 students.

Career Opportunities

100% of students who graduated with a degree in economics obtained employment or continued their education within six months after graduation.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Economics

Singapore Management University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 Singapore

The BSc (Econ) is a full-time four-year direct meritorious honors programme. Students will need to complete 36 courses, an internship, and a community service programme. [+]

SUPPLIES A HIGH DEGREE OF ACADEMIC RIGOUR; PUTS YOU IN HIGH DEMAND BY EMPLOYERS

SMU School of Economics is Singapore’s only institution dedicated to teaching the science and art of economics.

Ranked 1st in Asia in the Tilburg University Economics Research Ranking, and 4th in Econometrics in the world, our curriculum is constantly researched and refreshed to challenge students to think critically and solve problems with logic, quantitative rigor and practical-bias.

Our courses range from Real Estate Economics, Health Economics, Economics on Ageing, Economics of Politics to majors in Actuarial Science, Applied Statistics and Maritime Economics concentration.

Crafting market-responsive policies requires soft people, communication, and leadership skills. These are honed through experiential learning in overseas internships, exchange programme, and community service projects.... [-]


BSc Economics

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2018 China Suzhou

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). [+]

Overview

The BSc Economics programme will provide you with comprehensive training in the theoretical and quantitative tools used in the study of economics. You will have the opportunity to specialize in one of three areas: finance, international business or marketing. All students receive a rigorous grounding in microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics.

Unique selling points of the programme

• The BSc Economics programme provides you with a broad choice of elective modules with a range of theoretical and applied topics as well as specialized modules that give our students an enhanced understanding of economic theory

• The content has been designed so that you can choose modules according to your own academic interests... [-]


Economics

International Accelerator
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Boston

The Bachelor of Science in Economics is designed for students who wish to receive specialized training in Economics within a broad liberal arts education. [+]

Bachelors of Science in Economics

The Bachelor of Science in Economics is designed for students who wish to receive specialized training in Economics within a broad liberal arts education. Flexibility to select from a variety of courses allows students to customize their education to their personal interests and career goals. An Economics degree provides skills and training for careers in business, law, government, politics, teaching, research, and a variety of other areas. This degree also provides a strong foundation for future graduate studies in business, economics, law and public administration. Successful completion of this program leads to the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Economics. Not eligible for a double degree with the BSBA in Economics.... [-]


Bachelor in Economics (BSBA)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Warrensburg

Business economics is a broad-based field that focuses on your interests, such as understanding the incentives that induce human behaviors or examining issues of critical social importance. In this program, you will complete courses in accounting, computer information systems, finance, management, and marketing. This extensive training makes it possible to target a wide variety of employment opportunities or continue your education by attending graduate school. [+]

Business economics is a broad-based field that focuses on your interests, such as understanding the incentives that induce human behaviors or examining issues of critical social importance. In this program, you will complete courses in accounting, computer information systems, finance, management, and marketing. This extensive training makes it possible to target a wide variety of employment opportunities or continue your education by attending graduate school.

B.S.B.A. in Economics is designed with an emphasis on analytical economics. Students in the program receive individual mentoring from faculty. The degree will prepare you for a career in the economic field, with careers such as:... [-]


Bsc in Fiscal Economics

Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Maastricht

Are you curious about how taxes affect households and businesses? Ever wondered how the government can regulate oil prices or alcohol consumption through taxation? Are you interested in perspectives on taxation both from economics and from the law? Fiscal Economics covers all of these things. In this programme, you’ll use economics, accountancy, management, and law to analyze the effects of taxes on national and international economies. [+]

Fiscal Economics

Are you curious about how taxes affect households and businesses? Ever wondered how the government can regulate oil prices or alcohol consumption through taxation? Are you interested in perspectives on taxation both from economics and from the law? Fiscal Economics covers all of these things. In this programme, you’ll use economics, accountancy, management, and law to analyze the effects of taxes on national and international economies. Working in small groups, you’ll examine up-to-date, real-life problems and come up with practical solutions. The programme will give you all the preparation you need to pursue a master’s degree in financial economics and related fields. But you could also launch your career and make your mark in the workforce. Your independence, confidence, and critical thinking skills will be a great asset in a career as a tax advisor, tax consultant or tax inspector. And with the ongoing shortage of Fiscal Economists, your career perspectives will be excellent.... [-]


Bachelor Of Science In Economics (4 Years)

Africa University - Zimbabwe
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Zimbabwe Mutare

This is a 4-year program on full time as well as parallel. The curriculum of this program emphasizes on an integrated approach whereby the student will acquire a basic education to develop his intellectual and analytical ability while at the same time acquiring the body of knowledge and skills in professional management. As such, the first two years will be spent mainly in basic education in the older disciplines of Mathematics, Communication, Economics, and Humanities while the remaining two years will be devoted mainly to specialized subjects in accounting, economics, marketing, finance, human resources management, risk management, quantitative analysis, and public sector management. [+]

This is a 4-year program on full time as well as parallel. The curriculum of this program emphasizes on an integrated approach whereby the student will acquire a basic education to develop his intellectual and analytical ability while at the same time acquiring the body of knowledge and skills in professional management. As such, the first two years will be spent mainly in basic education in the older disciplines of Mathematics, Communication, Economics, and Humanities while the remaining two years will be devoted mainly to specialized subjects in accounting, economics, marketing, finance, human resources management, risk management, quantitative analysis, and public sector management.

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Double Degree BSc2 in Econometrics and Economics

Erasmus School of Economics - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Campus September 2018 Netherlands Rotterdam

This programme provides you with an understanding of how economics works and gives you access to methods for analyzing economic problems and calculating their solutions. [+]

This programme provides you with an understanding of how economics works and gives you access to methods for analyzing economic problems and calculating their solutions.

Study programme

The double degree programme enables you to complete two entire three-year bachelor programmes in four years. By taking extra lectures and exams you earn two BSc degrees in two-thirds of the original time. You will acquire an average of 66 credits each year instead of the standard 60 credits. The BSc² Econometrics/ Economics is a small-scale programme that facilitates personal attention and intensive guidance.

Year one: focus on econometrics

The Double Degree BSc² Econometrics/Economics programme covers both global issues related to economics and business, and the application of mathematical and statistical techniques to help answer economic questions. This is unique. You benefit both from the excellent perspective that this gives you, compressing the timeline by building knowledge in both subjects.... [-]


Bachelor in Economics and Business Economics

Utrecht University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Utrecht

If you choose to study Economics and Business Economics in Utrecht, you choose a broad-based view on economic issues: the real-world perspective. What are the needs and objectives of people and organisations in our complex society? What choices do they make in order to fulfil their needs and achieve their objectives? To find the right answers to these questions, we analyse economic issues with the insights of other fields such as Geography, Law and Social Sciences. [+]

Why are some countries rich and others poor? What are the benefits of the euro as the principal currency in Europe? How can we make health care affordable? Why do people start up their own company? How can subsidies and taxes help reduce pollution?

Broad-based view

If you choose to study Economics and Business Economics in Utrecht, you choose a broad-based view on economic issues: the real-world perspective. What are the needs and objectives of people and organisations in our complex society? What choices do they make in order to fulfil their needs and achieve their objectives? To find the right answers to these questions, we analyse economic issues with the insights of other fields such as Geography, Law and Social Sciences.... [-]


BSc Industrial Economics

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Students on this course conduct a wide-ranging economic analysis of a company and graduate with a solid foundation for a successful career in a range of business areas. [+]

Overview

Students on this course conduct a wide-ranging economic analysis of a company and graduate with a solid foundation for a successful career in a range of business areas.

This is a rigorous and comprehensive course, accredited by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), offering the application of economic theory to the management of the global firm.

It entails a wide-ranging economic analysis of the firm, its international structure, markets, and competitors as well as the external economic environment. The economic approach to business is complemented with a choice of management studies modules covering the latest thinking in a range of subjects such as strategy and marketing.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in International Economics

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 3 weeks September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

The world needs policymakers and business leaders who are skilled at working in an international environment. If you are interested in a future career working closely to the decision-making, and directly influencing your company or organization, then International Economics is the right programme for you. [+]

The world needs policymakers and business leaders who are skilled at working in an international environment. If you are interested in a future career working closely to the decision-making, and directly influencing your company or organization, then International Economics is the right programme for you.

The programme aims to develop your ability to understand and analyse various types of socio-economic problems and the dynamics of the global economy. You will learn to use economic theory to analyse and evaluate economic problems and processes and understand the underlying factors. The ability to analyse problems in a systematic manner is fundamental to modern economics and permeates the entire programme.... [-]