Individuals with an interest in mathematics and a desire to pursue a career in economics will benefit from receiving a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Economics and Mathematics. This degree, which focuses on economics and the mathematics needed to understand complex economic processes, sets up students for promising futures.

What is a BSc in Economics and Mathematics? This degree combines the disciplines of mathematics and economics, which are very closely intertwined. Through this program, students can gain the knowledge and technical skills necessary to be competitive in business, finance, and other fields. Those enrolled in a program for a Bachelor in Economics and Mathematics will take a variety of courses such as economic theory, probability for finance, and monetary economics.

Completing a program and obtaining this degree is very beneficial for students. After graduating, these students will be able to get hired in the business and finance field, and will have a comprehensive understanding of economic patterns and theory.

The cost of a degree program will vary between institutions. By getting in touch with a particular university, a prospective student can learn more about costs and payment plans. Generally, students will have to take three years of courses to earn a degree.

Those who earn a Bachelor in Economics and Mathematics are prepared to take on careers in business, finance, accounting, or banking. Because the program teaches students how to think analytically and problem solve, these individuals can navigate the nuances and technicalities of economics. Some graduates choose to do research in economics instead of going directly to the workplace.

Some prospective students may think that their schedule, location, or prior obligations will prevent them from earning a degree. Online programs offered through reputable universities, however, cater to busy students or those who live in remote locations. It’s important that you start looking for a proper school today. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Campus
Full time
4 years
September 2017
USA
Bradford

Math is the universal language. If you are interested in learning more about this language, then our applied mathematics major may be a great choice for you. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
September 2017
USA
Boston

If you’re a natural-born “mathlete,” a degree in mathematics can lead to a career in many exciting areas, including actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, and secondary education. You can also pursue a graduate degree or professional degree in fields such as law and business. [+]

Campus
Full time
September 2017
USA
Denver

Mathematics is a fundamental tool for the modern world. Mathematical analysis and modeling assist in weather forecasting and earthquake prediction, in the design of aircraft and electronic devices, in the development of secret codes for the secure transmission of information and in financial analysis and economic forecasting. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
February 2018
South Africa
Johannesburg

This qualification is primarily designed to provide a well-rounded, broad education that equips graduates with the knowledge base, theory and methodology of the mathematical sciences. The purpose of the BSc Mathematical Sciences is to develop qualified scientists who can identify, evaluate and solve problems associated with mathematical sciences and be able to assume and demonstrate initiative and responsibility in related academic and professional contexts in South Africa as well as in the international world. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 weeks
February 2018
South Africa
+ 1 more

The primary purpose of the BSc Honours qualification is to consolidate and deepen the students’ knowledge and expertise in Mathematical Statistics, and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of it. BSc Honours is essentially a coursework degree of which at least 25% (30) of the credits are devoted to a research project and reporting under supervision. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
February 2018
South Africa
+ 1 more

The primary purpose of the BSc Honours qualification is to consolidate and deepen the students’ knowledge and expertise in Mathematics, and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of it. BSc Honours is essentially a coursework degree of which at least 25% (30) of the credits are devoted to a research project and reporting under supervision. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
September 2017
Ghana
Abetifi
+ 2 more

This is an innovative programme to make Mathematics more functional and practical to meet current job-market demands. it will serve a basis for a higher education in other specialized and applied areas. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
September 2017
USA
Orangeburg

The Mathematics program provides comprehensive preparation to students planning to enter graduate school to earn M.S. or PhD degree and seek a teaching position in K-12 system or higher education institution. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
September 2017
USA
Flagstaff

A degree in mathematics will prepare you for a number of possible careers. Please consult the Department of Mathematics and Statistics Math Degree Programs for suggestions on choosing mathematics, statistics, and general electives to meet specific goals including: careers in Actuarial Science, careers in Statistics, careers in Applied Mathematics, and graduate study in Mathematics. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
March 2018
Nigeria
Ibadan

Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences is one the Departments in the College on Natural and Applied Sciences that the University started with in January 14th, 2008 when it started academics activities. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
March 2018
Nigeria
Awka

All of life is mostly about the science of life; about the wonder in the science of life is in the couplings; the art in the basics of that coupling our ancestors must have called “Mathematics” in different languages. [+]

Campus
Full time
September 2017
USA
Peru

The mathematics program strives to fulfill Peru State College’s mission of education, research and public service through three objectives. First, the program is to provide general mathematics courses in support of the majors and programs provided by Peru State College. [+]

Campus
Full time
2 - 4 semesters
September 2017
USA
Tucson

The knowledge gained from a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics of computer skills, linear algebra, calculus, mathematical reasoning and writing, and differential equations, as well as the BS intensive science requirement, provides a strong career foundation. [+]

Campus
Full time
3 years
September 2017
United Kingdom
Birmingham

At the School of Mathematics in Birmingham we are internationally renowned for our world-leading research and research-led teaching and are committed to providing a challenging, first rate, education to all of our students in a friendly and supportive environment. Consistently ranked amongst the top UK Mathematics centres, we excel at developing our students' thought processes, helping them to become more analytical and able to rapidly identify and solve problems. [+]

Campus
Full time
July 2017
India
New Delhi

Mathematics is the home of some of humankind’s most powerful and beautiful ideas. The wide applicability of these ideas and the deep connection of Mathematics with the natural sciences have made this discipline one of the most valuable arenas of human inquiry. [+]