Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economics

Compare 196 Bachelor of Science Programs in Economics

Economics

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 Economics?” 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 economics. 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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BS in Business

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 USA Wilmington

Through excellence in teaching, scholarship, service and executive involvement, the Cameron School of Business provides students with the skills, knowledge and practice to think critically and act responsibly in meeting global challenges. [+]

BScs in Economics. Start or continue your professional career with a degree from UNCW and the Cameron School of Business. CSB educates students to become effective leaders in business stressing strategic and innovative approaches to solving business problems. Integral to every degree is the importance of team work, communication skills and ethics. The Cameron School of Business is 30 years young and is part of the vibrant University of North Carolina Wilmington campus. UNCW is located in the coastal community of Wilmington North Carolina and is less than five miles from the sandy beaches of Wrightsville Beach NC. CSB has 2000 undergraduates and 500 graduate students. The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) . AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world's business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation. The school achieves a leading position among regional public universities through: teaching and faculty responsiveness to student needs interaction between students and business leaders quality scholarship regarding business theory and practical application selected programs that achieve national reputations responsiveness to the region, including scholarship and service Ten undergraduate concentrations enable you to customize your degree to your interest areas. In addition to UNCW campus offerings, global opportunities to study are encouraged. Finally to enhance your job prospects upon graduation you are encouraged to undertake with a... [-]

BSc Economics and Finance

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 China Suzhou

Economics and Finance is an exciting new programme starting in 2014-15 combining the best of two subjects and giving you a real competitive edge. The core modules include both economics as well as finance subjects. The new structure is intended to provide students not only a specialisation in finance but also a strong background in economics. [+]

Overview The BSc Economics and Finance programme combines the best of two subjects to give you a real competitive edge. The core modules provide you with not only a specialisation in finance but also a strong background in economics. This interdisciplinary path will prepare you for specialist courses such as financial economics and financial econometrics. You will gain a basic knowledge of accounting which is invaluable for understanding how enterprises work. Unique selling points of the programme • As financial markets are emerging as the next step in the development of the Chinese economy, this strong programme prepares you to understand financial transactions in a broader economic context • International Business School Suzhou boasts partnerships with important players in international financial markets as well as a Thomson Reuters financial lab that you can access on-site for research • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities. Knowledge and skills By the time you graduate from BSc Economics and Finance you will: • possess a solid background in economics and financial theory • have a good understanding of these two fields and build on this interdisciplinary perspective to solve contemporary market questions • be able to implement theory in practical cases and gather useable skills needed in the fields of finance and economics such as intellectual, analytical and modelling skills • be prepared for the job market... [-]

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Statistics

Coventry University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years October 2017 United Kingdom Coventry + 1 more

Companies need people who can analyse complex data sets and explain what they mean in a language we can all understand. If that sounds like you, this could be the course you are looking for. [+]

BScs in Economics. This course runs from 2017/18. Companies need people who can analyse complex data sets and explain what they mean in a language we can all understand. If that sounds like you, this could be the course you are looking for. WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE? You will study a blend of mathematics and data analysis modules and tackle a huge variety of interesting and engaging problems from business forecasting and simulation to medical statistics and survival analysis. These problem-solving approaches will help you to develop key graduate skills such as analysis and communication. If you choose this course you may benefit from: a course which meets the educational requirements of the Chartered Mathematician designation awarded by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) - when it is followed by subsequent training and experience in employment to obtain equivalent competencies to those specified by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for taught masters degrees; employer links with companies such as GlaxoSmithKline, Sopra, Unipart and National Grid; one-to-one support from the Mathematics Support Centre, organised by sigma, the University’s internationally renowned Centre for Excellence in Mathematics and Statistics Support; placement opportunities to apply for with companies that have previously included: National Grid, Mercedes- Benz and Morgan Stanley financial services; being taught by active researchers in Applied Mathematics, who carry out The Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) scored 86% of outputs as world-leading or internationally excellent; the opportunity to study abroad as part of the Erasmus scheme. Accreditations Institute of Mathematics... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Accounting

Key College
Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2018 USA Dania Beach + 1 more

The Accounting program will prepare you for accounting, finance, and leadership roles in the business world. Learn how to support accounting activities, maintain accounting records, prepare taxes, audit financial accounts, and manage both people and offices. [+]

The Accounting program will prepare you for accounting, finance, and leadership roles in the business world. Learn how to support accounting activities, maintain accounting records, prepare taxes, audit financial accounts, and manage both people and offices. CAREERS OPPORTUNITIES IN BUSINESS ACCOUNTING The Bachelor of Science in Accounting Degree program at Key College will take four years to complete assuming students enrolls in 16 credit hours per quarter and attends three quarters per year. (The program can be completed in three years by attending year round). See the average annual income for Business Accountants in the United States Here Requirements Prospective students must complete an application online or via e-mail. Programs offered at Key College require a solid commitment for successful completion. Therefore, an interview beforehand with an admissions specialist provides full information about the requirements, the courses, and class starting dates, part-time work, and employment opportunities for graduates. An assessment of the student’s interests, background and commitment will occur during the admissions interview. All applicants must be evaluated for the academic capability and must talk with the appropriate academic advisor to evaluate the prospective student’s ability and commitment. When all application requirements have been fulfilled, applicants will be notified promptly regarding their admission status. Start date New Start date every 6 weeks! Next Start is Jan, 3rd 2017. [-]

BSc (Hons) Economics and Management

Regent's International College
Campus Full time 3 years June 2017 Thailand Bangkok

On successful completion of your studies you will be invited to attend the graduation ceremony in London. The degree certificate you be awarded will state that you were registered with the University of London and the examinations were conducted by LSE without the mention of the Bangkok centre. [+]

BScs in Economics. Entry Requirements To satisfy the entrance requirements applicants must: Normally be aged 17 or above by the 30th November in the year of registration. Have an IB Diploma, satisfactory A-level, and/or O-Level subjects, or the equivalent, approved Advanced Placement, or the University of London’s International Foundation Programme (IFP). Good grades in other High School Qualifications in addition to good score in mathematics. English requirement: (IELTS) International English Language Testing System when an overall score of at least 6 is achieved with a minimum of 5.5 in each sub-test, or equivalent English language proficiency test results. BACHELOR’S DEGREE COURSES By Joining Regent’s International College (RIC) you can benefit from high quality teaching and support for the University of London International Programmes in Economics, Management, Finance and the Social Sciences (EMFSS) with academic direction provided by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), the world-leading social science institution. Academics at LSE develop the syllabuses, prepare the study materials, and are responsible for the assessment of students of EMFSS programmes. How does it work? You can register online for the University of London (UK) at Regent's International College and receive teaching and study support towards your University of London Bachelor’s Degree. You will receive academic and teaching support through intense tutorials and teaching of approximately 16 hours a week at Regent's International College. Full time students will be expected to complete additional 30 hours per week personal study. You will work on the University of London International Programmes... [-]

B.S. in Forensic Accounting & Fraud Examination

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 USA Prescott

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination at ERAU's Prescott Campus rewards inquisitive problem solvers looking for a career in accounting with a specialization in forensics. [+]

According to the industry trade publication Accounting Today, nearly 40 percent of the top 100 accounting firms in the U.S. are now expanding their forensics-related services. More than 75 percent of Fortune 500 companies employ Certified Fraud Examiners. The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination at ERAU's Prescott Campus rewards inquisitive problem solvers looking for a career in accounting with a specialization in forensics. Graduates of the degree program will be prepared to identify and prevent fraud in public, private, and government sectors. ERAU-Prescott is one of the only schools in the nation to offer this degree at the Bachelor level, on campus. Designed to meet the requirements of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, this program is created so that students can sit for the CPA exam and become certified after completing the additional 30 hours of education requirement. The program, which is an educational partner with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, is also designed to meet the requirements of the federal government (24 semester hours in accounting and a CFE certification) so that students can be immediately hired by the FBI, CIA, or many other government agencies. This degree program covers the following four major sections of the professional certification offered through the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners: Financial Transactions and Fraud Schemes Law Investigation Fraud Prevention and Deterrence With the growing complexity of the overall business environment and the growing number of business related fraud investigations, Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination professionals... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Benson Idahosa University
Campus 3 - 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Benin City

Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. [+]

BScs in Economics. Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. Our serene campus and city location has over the years attracted top-notch academics of renowned repute who have solidified our five faculties of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology, Arts & Education, Basic and Applied Sciences, Social and Management Sciences, Engineering and Law. Choosing where to spend your university years can be exciting and also challenging. At Benson Idahosa University you will find the total university experience. But you wouldn’t know we are a large school by visiting our campus. Maybe it’s the small classes or nurturing environment. Maybe it’s the beautiful town setting or the small-town feel of Benin. Whatever it is, you’ll feel right at home. Commencement of Admissions The undergraduate admission process starts from the month of May – September 30th each year. The process starts with the prospective student obtaining our University’s admission form from any of our contact points in Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos, Warri and the Admissions Office of the University campus on Ugbor Road, GRA, Benin City at the cost of (N7000) seven thousand naira only. General Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programme The minimum entry requirement into any of the underlisted undergraduate programmes is five(5) O’level credit passes including Mathematics and English in relevant subjects as indicated in the current UTME brochure, obtained at not more than two sittings, in any of the following examinations WASSCE, NECO or their equivalent. It is... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

Silliman University
Campus Full time 4 years November 2017 Philippines Dumaguete

In harmony with the objectives of the College of Business Administration, the B.S. Accountancy and accounting major programs are designed to prepare the students for careers in accounting as competent practitioners, and to enhance their capacity to grow and develop into fully qualified practitioners. The programs also aim to prepare the students for the licensure examination. [+]

In harmony with the objectives of the College of Business Administration, the B.S. Accountancy and accounting major programs are designed to prepare the students for careers in accounting as competent practitioners, and to enhance their capacity to grow and develop into fully qualified practitioners. The programs also aim to prepare the students for the licensure examination. Technical competence, sound judgment, independence in mental attitude, honorand integrity are strongly emphasized in developing the Christian certified public accountant. The curricula meet the requirements of the University, the Department of Education, Culture and Sports, and the Revised Accountancy Law. Related subjects enrich the curriculum, providing flexibility in the future prospects of the accountancy graduates, including the opportunity to occupy top-level positions in business, industry and government. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Management, Philosophy & Economics

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time Part time 7 semesters September 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main + 1 more

The world is becoming more and more complex and is growing ever closer together. Decisions in business, politics and [+]

Taught in German LanguageThe world is becoming more and more complex and is growing ever closer together. Decisions in business, politics and society have effects which, owing to the increasing interconnections, can only be analysed with great difficulty and discipline. At the same time, the requirements for sustainable and commercially accepted solutions are increasing. The result: Management personnel must increasingly be able to obtain an effective overview of any given situation. With the interdisciplinary Management, Philosophy & Economics major, you will be thoroughly prepared for a successful career in companies, associations, political parties and other organisations. You work with social correlations and lay the required philosophical foundation. Likewise, you receive a well-founded overview of classical management methods and economic principles.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Business Finance

EU Business School
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Spain Barcelona Switzerland Montreux Geneva Germany Munich + 5 more

Our BS in Business Finance will provide you with a comprehensive global financial overview and sound business ethics. [+]

Our BS in Business Finance will provide you with a comprehensive global financial overview and sound business ethics. Finance is concerned with the management of money in all areas of society and business and is concerned with creating value for stakeholders in an increasingly competitive global market. Students who take this program are exposed to international business activities and social and political factors that impact business behavior.

Duration: Six semesters/three years (Summer Fast Track option available)

Teaching Language: English

Campus Exchange Programs: You can transfer to any of the four main campuses after any completed semester. We also have exchange programs with a long list of other universities around the world.... [-]


BSBA Finance

University of Denver
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Denver

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. [+]

BScs in Economics. 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. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

AUM American University of Malta
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Malta Cospicua

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 NCFHE) [+]

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 NCFHE) 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. Undergraduate Application Checklist and Requirements Completed AUM undergraduate application Official secondary school records English Language Proficiency Scores SAT scores (where applicable) Counselor or teacher letter of recommendation Documentation of extracurricular activities or other achievements Personal statement Application Fee Secondary School Records You will need to submit your secondary school records along with your completed undergraduate application. If your school records are in a language other than English, you will also need to include a certified translation. All students admitted to AUM are required to have completed 12 years of schooling and to have a minimum cumulative grade average of 80 or its equivalent. Common secondary education certificates that... [-]

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Studies and Finance (Awarded by Bangor University, UK)

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 36 years August 2017 Singapore

Financial markets are becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated, with managers, traders and analysts continually evolving new methods of packaging and selling assets and securities offering new combinations of risk and return. Business Studies and Finance focuses on combining a specialised stream of modules in finance with a more general business studies programme which covers a broad range of business and... [+]

BScs in Economics. Financial markets are becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated, with managers, traders and analysts continually evolving new methods of packaging and selling assets and securities offering new combinations of risk and return. Business Studies and Finance focuses on combining a specialised stream of modules in finance with a more general business studies programme which covers a broad range of business and management disciplines. Year 1 Introduction to Business and Management Business Study Skills Quantitative Methods Management and Financial Accounting Introduction to Economics Introduction to Marketing Financial Markets and Institutions Business Information Systems Research Methods for Business Year 2 Principles of Marketing Principles of Organisation and Management Probability and Optimisation Financial Accounting Investments Finance Statistical Methods Business Economics Macroeconomics Consumer Behaviour Corporate Governance and Regulation Year 3 Human Resource Management International Business Marketing Strategy and Management Entrepreneurship, Capital and the Firm Financial Economics Advanced Corporate Finance Business Planning Principles of Econometrics Strategic Management Advanced Investment Theory and Practice Money and Banking Entry Requirements Interested applicants must possess ONE of the following entry requirements: Full GCE 'A' Level with 2 "A" and 2 "AO" passes OR MDIS Diplomas /other relevant diplomas from recognised polytechnics / PEIs OR Mature candidates with work experience will be assessed on a case-by-case basis Applicants must be of age 18 and above. English Language requirements IELTS 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each component: reading, writing, listening and speaking. [-]

Business Economics

International University Alliance
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Boston

The Business Economics major for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration is designed for students who wish to receive specialized training in Economics along with core skills in business administration. [+]

Business Economics The Business Economics major for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration is designed for students who wish to receive specialized training in Economics along with core skills in business administration. Flexibility to select from a variety of courses allows students to customize their education program to their personal interests and career goals. This degree provides skills and training for careers in business and industry, 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. Not eligible for a double degree with another College of Business Administration major. [-]

BSc in Accounting

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The Accounting programme aims to provide students with the theoretical, technical and empirical background necessary for financial problem solving and financial decision making within the complex and changing business environment. [+]

BScs in Economics. Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Accounting Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English (First and second year courses offered also in Greek) Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: The Accounting programme aims to provide students with the theoretical, technical and empirical background necessary for financial problem solving and financial decision making within the complex and changing business environment. This programme has been designed for students intending to pursue a career in accounting, or in any other area where financial accounting information and decisions are a central element. The students will have the opportunity to acquire a broad-based education which will provide a good starting point for the students' later professional work and studies. In addition, students will receive an academic base to which problems arising in their later professional work can be referred, and a way of thinking which will help them to meet the challenges of new ideas and problems. This course seeks to provide students with the skills employers in the field are looking for: detailed knowledge of financial accounting, financial reporting, auditing, taxation, cost and management accounting, financial statement analysis which, together with information technology skills, give you the confidence to use a wide range of accounting and business software. International developments in accounting are also emphasized. Career Prospects: The BSc in Accounting gives the student the potential to pursue many career opportunities, and be... [-]