Bachelor Programs in Business and Economics

Compare 58 Bachelor Programs in Business and Economics

Business and Economics

A degree in business and economics provides students with knowledge of the fundamental principles of economics and how they affect international finance, public policies and business management. Graduates are prepared for advanced degree programs or careers in many business and financial industry fields, as well as government and nonprofit organizations.

What is a Bachelor in Business and Economics?  The undergraduate business and economics degree provides students with a broad foundation of economics concepts and their applications to business and finance. Students will learn how the concepts of production, supply and consumption affect global business and government relationships and international financial markets, as well as individual companies and communities. Program participants study banking, corporate finance, investment and securities, as well as economic analysis. Students can focus their coursework toward their interests or career goals. Areas of study within the program include econometrics, private equity and hedge fund investments, international finance and business administration.

Students benefit from the business and economics degree program in many ways. In addition to learning analytical and qualitative approaches to solving economic problems, participants gain an understanding of how economic trends affect decisions within firms.

Program structure and length differ depending on the university, and as a result, total cost varies across institutions. Most undergraduate programs require three to four years of study.  Interested students should research schools to get a clear vision of time and tuition investment for individual programs.

Graduates possess a substantial knowledge base and skill set that is valuable in almost any business or finance setting. A business and economics degree is valuable in banking and finance, investment firms, business management and international development projects. Graduates are also prepared for positions in government and nonprofit organizations that require economic analysis and financial management skills. Many students pursue this undergraduate degree in order to qualify for postgraduate study programs in specialized areas such as econometrics or MBAs.

Students can find a suitable institution by searching our extensive database of schools to compare coursework and areas of concentration to their career goals. 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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Bachelor in Administration and Management

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2017 Mexico Guadalajara

The Bachelor's program in Administration and Management is a professional program designed to improve society, generating resources and wealth through corporate goverance and management, or through Family Business Management. The program aims to foster entrepreneurship, preparing future business leaders with the particular humanistic and business formation which characterizes Universidad Panamericana. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. The Bachelor's program in Administration and Management is a professional program designed to improve society, generating resources and wealth through corporate goverance and management, or through Family Business Management. The program aims to foster entrepreneurship, preparing future business leaders with the particular humanistic and business formation which characterizes Universidad Panamericana. PERFIL DE INGRESO Students who are interested in preparing to be Managers and want to potentiate their strategic vision and technical capabilities through managerial work and involvement in organization development. Business focus to choose from: Corporate Are you interested in learning about the different factors involved in efficient business management? Would you like to learn the correct tools for delegating responsibility? Are you looking for quality managerial development? Are you interested in developing knowledge and skills in management, corporate governance, and strategy? Family Business Do you want to be able to identify the variables which emerge in the present and future of a family business? Are you looking to grow and consolidate a Family Business? Do you want to acquire the tools needed for managerial succession of a Family Business? PERFIL DE EGRESO Vision: Create and or develop new business opportunities. Knowledge Identify business opportunities, develop and implement them within a business Start up new projects for a new business or within and established business Understand the guidelines that set the course of the financial and economic activities of a company Skills Business Leadership Decision making: Analyze all aspects High capacity for communication and negotiation... [-]

Economic Sciences

Ibmec
Campus Part time 3200 hours March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

A graduate in Economics from the Rio de Janeiro Ibmec aims to train qualified professionals to analyze complex issues involving the financial market vagaries and economic impacts on national and global level, giving you a position to compete for the best positions in the national and international market, whether in consulting in the financial sector and educational and research institutions. [+]

The course Economics is one of the areas of knowledge that becomes more speed. The network of decisions taken by institutions that form the international market today, impacting industries and careers. A graduate in Economics from the Rio de Janeiro Ibmec aims to train qualified professionals to analyze complex issues involving the financial market vagaries and economic impacts on national and global level, giving you a position to compete for the best positions in the national and international market, whether in consulting in the financial sector and educational and research institutions. With more emphasis on training in modern economic theory (microeconomics, macroeconomics and finance) and quantitative methods (mathematics, statistics and econometrics), the course combines scientific rigor, traditional analytical and quantitative area of ​​exact sciences to applied perspective and pragmatic of major international business schools presenting the student directly to the economy. The dynamics of classes pose challenges that stimulate the intellectual development. Ibmec believes in excellence dedicated to providing practical set of additional activities that further the development of marketing skills and a spirit of collaboration and integration. In Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre - CIS, students can work from the first semester at business consulting firm Ibmec Jr., in the Capital Market Studies Center - CEMEC in Economic Scenario Analysis Group and Research Center in Finance . Or you can take advantage of the international coverage through agreements in over 54 institutions worldwide. Ibmec also offers preparation for the CFA - Chartered Financial Analist and access to the Bloomberg database.... [-]

Bachelor in Economics of Tourism

University of Bologna School of Economics, Management and Statistics
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Italy Rimini

The 1st cycle degree programme in Economics of Tourism prepares students able to work in the accounting,marketing or strategic fields of tourism companies, in project management, oras hotel managers. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. ECONOMICS OF TOURISM, CURRICULUM IN INTERNATIONAL TOURISM AND LEISURE INDUSTRIES (ITALI) Tourism is a highly changeable and creative industry which requires the continuous development of new products and markets. Business culture, sustainability, creativity and technological innovation are the key words to create new businesses and conquer a highly competitive tourism market. The tourism sector includes small, medium and large private enterprises as well as public private partnerships and public agency all operating with an international perspective. Quality assurance UNWTO.TedQual 2014 Outcomes Tourism is a rapidly expanding and a diversifying industry. International tourism arrivals grew by 5% worldwide in 2013, reaching a record 1.087 million arrivals, distributed among a variety of destinations and typologies of holidays and travels. Tourism is also a highly changeable and creative industry which requires the continuous development of new products and markets. Business culture, Sustainability, Creativity and Technological innovation are now the key words to create new businesses and conquer an ever changing and highly competitive tourist market. Learning Outcomes The curriculum in Tourism Economics, International Tourism and Leisure Industries - ITALI is a three year degree programme providing students with the cultural and technical profile required to join private and/or public enterprises as a manager or professionals making. ITALI offers excellent preparation in tourism planning and tourism management and develops professional profiles which have a deep knowledge of complex interactions and interdependencies between creative industries, business strategies, governmental policies and tourism. Admission Requirements Candidates shall possess: a general secondary education.... [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Finance (BEF)

Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (FSV UK)
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

As the program exposes students to topics in mathematical economics, mathematical statistics and finance, applicants are required to have an excellent background in highschool mathematics. Prior knowledge of economics or finance is an advantage but it is not required. [+]

As the program exposes students to topics in mathematical economics, mathematical statistics and finance, applicants are required to have an excellent background in highschool mathematics. Prior knowledge of economics or finance is an advantage but it is not required. In addition, applicants should have a good command of English corresponding at least to B2 level under the CEFR system and they should be capable of reading textbooks of economics and mathematics without difficulties. Mandatory courses introduce the students to microeconomics, macroeconomics and provide students with nontrivial tools of mathematical analysis and statistics. Mandatory courses are intended to give a broad overview of major topics in economics and finance, and to provide a solid background for further studies of specialized elective courses. Elective courses cover a wide range of specific areas in economics and finance, which allows the students to specialize in the field of their interest. The topics include finance and banking (e.g. introductory banking, financial accounting, international finance, public finance), management (e.g. strategic management, financial management), economic policy (e.g. economic policy, global financial crisis), international trade and European economic integration. We also offer courses in complementary areas (e.g. history of economic thought, game theory and political economy, introduction to sociology). The open day will take place at the Institute of Economic Studies (IES, Opletalova 26, Prague 1) on 6. 1. 2017 at 9 a.m. and 9. 6. 2017 at 9 a.m. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria In addition to the application form, the applicant must provide... [-]

Economics

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

Economics faculty members bring a wealth of professional experience and research expertise to the university. They also pride themselves on being accessible to undergraduate students, and all faculty members play an important role in advising. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. Economics The Faculty Economics faculty members bring a wealth of professional experience and research expertise to the university. They also pride themselves on being accessible to undergraduate students, and all faculty members play an important role in advising. Enrichment The university’s excellent faculty and wide variety of courses have attracted national attention. Students and teachers from around the world will introduce you to a diversity of cultures and viewpoints. You will be able to choose from hundreds of lectures, plays, concerts, and student activities that will make your undergraduate years more rewarding and enjoyable. The Lied Center Series includes the Concert Series, Swarthout Chamber Music Series, New Directions Series, Broadway and Beyond Series, and the Lied Family Series, bringing outstanding performers to the university each year. The university’s proximity to Kansas City will offer you big-city advantages in addition to the small-town atmosphere of Lawrence. The Department The research interests and areas of expertise of the faculty members of the Department of Economics range from broad theoretical and policy applications to economic history to theoretical statistics. The professional experiences of members of the faculty include consultation to the World Bank and research and consulting connections to the Institute for Public Policy and Business Research. Job Opportunities Students who pursue economics degrees at our university have found employment in a wide variety of industries, reflecting the broad appeal of an econ major (or minor). [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Enderun Colleges
Campus Full time 4 years November 2017 Philippines Taguig City

Globalization has created a profound impact on today’s complex society. The need for professionals who have excellent foundation in business, public policy, and international studies combined are highly-valued in any organization. [+]

Globalization has created a profound impact on today’s complex society. The need for professionals who have excellent foundation in business, public policy, and international studies combined are highly-valued in any organization. Enderun’s new Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, offered by the Department of Saemaul Studies and Economic Development, is a unique academic program that infuses competencies in management, leadership, and social entrepreneurship. It will train students in good practices in international economics and management giving them a competitive advantage in the global career marketplace.The program will include a specialization in Saemaul Undong and International Development Cooperation, which will provide students with theoretical knowledge and practical competence in community development and international development. It will also introduce them to various global development organizations such as the United Nations (UN), World Bank, and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Graduates of this course will have a wide range of job opportunities as economists, development managers, social entrepreneurs, senior staff in NGOs, as well as high-level staff in global companies, multilateral banking and financial institutions and government agencies. BSECON FACULTY Faculty members of the College of Business, Technology, Economics and Entrepreneurship, with their expertise in the field of business either as academics or industry practitioners, reflect leading practices to deliver extensive real-world perspectives to global businesses and economy. INTERNSHIP Enderun’s new degree program has a unique blend of management and social entrepreneurship. The internship program will provide rigorous training for problem solving and critical thinking, pertinent to careers touching economic development issues. BSECON... [-]

Bachelor’s in Economics ( taught in Italian )

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: To provide a good basic knowledge of economics studies and those areas with investigation methods wich can be used in Economics; To guarantee a thorough knowledge of organizations and the world of work and provide the student with practical skills. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. OBJECTIVES To provide a good basic knowledge of economics studies and those areas with investigation methods wich can be used in Economics To guarantee a thorough knowledge of organizations and the world of work and provide the student with practical skills. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Researcher in economics in private and public institutions, in national and local administration, in co-operatives, companies and trade union associations Professional positions in the field of innovation, human resources, information technology and communications. CURRICULA Economics ENTRY TESTS There is no selection test for enrolment in the course, but there is a test to ascertain the student's initial level of competences. Students enrolled in the first year of their course are required to have reached a level of proficiency in: English Mathematics Each year, entry tests are held in September. SERVICES OFFERED FOR THE DEGREE COURSE Admission Admission to Italian Universities is possible only if the student holds a Diploma di Maturità ("A" Levels/Higher School Certificate) gained after 5 years at a high school (except for Officer Training Course). On-line courses On the University website, at www.unibg.it/elearning various courses are available as part of a network teaching programme and may be used as a study aid also by those students who cannot attend lessons on a regular basis. On the e-learning web page of the Department of Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods a course is available showing how on-line tuition works. Tutoring Within the Department of Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods a tutoring... [-]

Faculty of Social and Management Science

Bowen University
Campus Full time March 2018 Nigeria Iwo

The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. [+]

The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. At inception of the University, it had four (4) Departments, namely: (i) Accounting, Banking and Finance (ii) Economics and Business Administration (iii) Human Communications and Sociological Applications. (iv) Sociological Applications These Departments later evolved into six Departments in the fifth year of the University’s existence and by 2014 the number had increased to seven (7). The seven Departments of the Faculty are: (i) Accounting (ii) Banking and Finance (iii) Business Administration (iv) Economics (v) Mass Communication (vi) Political Science (vii) Sociology In the current academic session, 2014/2015, student enrolment represents about 39% of the University’s total student population. It therefore has the largest student enrolment in the University. Late Professor E.O. Ogunjinmi was the founding Dean and was succeeded by Professor D.S. Izevbaye, while the current Dean is Professor J.A. A. Ayoade. ADMISSION POLICY General Entry Requirements Candidates for admission into the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences must possess at least five credits including English Language and Mathematics in addition to specific Departmental requirements. Admission Requirements (a) ‘O’ Level Subjects The five ‘O’ Level credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, one other Social Science subject and any other subject. (b) UTME Subjects English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other Social Science subject. (c) Direct Entry At least two passes at GCE ‘A’ Level to include Economics and any of Government, Geography, Mathematics, Business Method, Commerce, Financial Accounting, History or IJMB/JUPEB/NCE/ND/ATS of... [-]

Bachelor of Business, Economics and Management

Matej Bel University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Slovakia Banská Bystrica

The graduate of the Bachelor programme “Business Economics and Management” is able to make use of the acquired knowledge in economics, quantitative methods, law, management and marketing. Their knowledge is extended in business planning, production management, international trade, financial analysis and entrepreneurship in small and medium sized enterprises. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. "Business Economics and Management" (BEM) is the English equivalent of the study programme "Ekonomika a manažment podniku" (in the Slovak language). From the academic year 2005/2006, this programme is taught in English with full accreditation according to Slovak Law. The graduate of the Bachelor programme “Business Economics and Management” is able to make use of the acquired knowledge in economics, quantitative methods, law, management and marketing. Their knowledge is extended in business planning, production management, international trade, financial analysis and entrepreneurship in small and medium sized enterprises. They are also trained to get skills in professional communication in English and practical skills in information technology. The graduates are also able to solve intermediate problems in calculations, budgets, planning and organizing of business processes. They have knowledge of basic managerial relations in business functions and a solid base to apply their knowledge especially in small and medium sized businesses. Application Form Please, fill in the appropriate application form, sign it and enclose following documents: - curriculum vitae - payment of admission fee and document of payment - photocopy of passport and Applicants from EU countries: - secondary school leaving certificate (for study of Bachelor - first degree) or Certificate of Bachelor degree (for study of Master - second degree) translated to english - notarized copy Applicants from countries outside EU: - secondary school leaving certificate (for study of Bachelor - first degree) or Certificate of Bachelor degree (for study of Master - second degree) TRANSLATED to... [-]

Bachelor in Economics

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

Due to its structure and the way it’s taught, Economics is recognised as a good source of transferable skills. Our recent graduates have embarked on a wide range of careers, including management, accountancy and banking, as well as economics itself. Surveys have regularly found Economics to be one of the top four subjects for graduate pay. [+]

What causes inflation? Can unemployment be reduced? Can tax be equitable and efficient? These are some of the questions economists try to answer. They also seek to understand issues such as: how do people decide what to buy and what job to do? How do firms decide what to produce and what to charge? What determines the profit they earn? Due to its structure and the way it’s taught, Economics is recognised as a good source of transferable skills. Our recent graduates have embarked on a wide range of careers, including management, accountancy and banking, as well as economics itself. Surveys have regularly found Economics to be one of the top four subjects for graduate pay. In the latest review, all aspects of our teaching had the highest rating. Many of our lecturers have an international reputation. This subject may be studied in combination with a number of other subjects Entry requirements Academic requirements Four-year Honours degree SQA Higher: ABBB - one sitting. AABB - two sittings. GCE A-level: BBB IB Diploma: 32 points BTEC (Level 3): DDM Three-year Honours degree SQA Adv. Higher: ABB GCE A-level: ABB IB Diploma: 35 points Essential subjects: To include Economics. Other qualifications HNC/HND: Year one minimum entry Scottish HNC/D - Bs in graded units English, Welsh and NI HNC/D - Merits and Distinctions. Advanced entry Not available Access courses: Access courses and other UK/EU and international qualifications are also welcomed. Additional information General entrance requirements apply Mathematics Standard Grade (3), National 5 (C),... [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Business: Curriculum Economics, Markets and Finance

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Venice

This Bachelor's Degree Programme provides students with a flexible and multi-purpose education, based on a grounding in economic, mathematical-statistical, business and legal issues, in order to have a general overview of economic phenomena. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. This programme provides students with a flexible and multi-purpose grounding in economic, mathematical-statistical, business and legal issues, equipping them with the ability to analyse and interpret economic phenomena on differing levels (macroeconomic, market, corporate ones). Students can also concentrate on the economics of tourism, which plays a particularly relevant role in the Veneto region. The Economics, Markets and Finance Curriculum is fully taught in English. Link to the Degree Programme page Link to the apply procedure page Access to the programme Admission is limited to 420 places. Entry test For the Economics, Markets and Finance curriculum:, the entry test will assess the knowledge of both mathematics and English. Furthermore, a certified knowledge of English language at least at a B2 level is required. Admission requirements In addition to a successful outcome of the admission test, a previous suitable background is required.If the results of the test are negative, the student can enroll, but they will receives a supplementary educational debt (OFA), which means that the student must fill any gaps in their background through specific activities organized by the University. More information on OFA for this programme is available on this webpage. Learning outcomes This Bachelor's Degree Programme provides students with a flexible and multi-purpose education, based on a grounding in economic, mathematical-statistical, business and legal issues, in order to have a general overview of economic phenomena. the formative course is completed through an Internship and a final exam. Occupational profiles First Cycle graduates in... [-]

TRADE, TOURISM AND SERVICE ECONOMY

Danubius University
Campus Full time Romania Galați

The mission of this program is to train specialists in the field, in conformity with the requirements of Romania’s integration to the European Union, the changes that arise in the real economy, on the domestic market and inside a globalized frame. [+]

The mission of this program is to train specialists in the field, in conformity with the requirements of Romania’s integration to the European Union, the changes that arise in the real economy, on the domestic market and inside a globalized frame. The specialized competences gained by the graduates after obtaining the Bachelor’s degree are: - Knowing, understanding and using basic concepts, theories, principles and methods of investigation and prospecting specific to tourism and trade; - Assimilating and deepening strictly specialized knowledge such as: tourism and service management, the strategy of sustainable development of services, agritourist, logistics of trade and tourism companies, the organization and strategy of developing touristic units; - Knowing, understanding and applying methods and techniques of evaluating and certifying the quality of products and services; - Training the capacity to develop opportunity studies in the economic environment context for the foundation of public policies in the field of trade, tourism and services; - Knowing, understanding and applying the principles that are specific to managing the quality of an organization/system level and of economic process; - The foundation from a commercial and qualitative point of view of design, of launching new products and services on the market. Studied subjects: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Economical informatics, International marketing, Business law, Service economy, European economy, Tourism economy, Trade economy, Logistics and goods distribution and European affair environment. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the second year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second... [-]

Bachelor degree in Economics and Banking

University of Siena
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Siena

The three-year programme in Economics and Banking addresses the fundamentals of financial intermediation within the banking industry, insurance sector and financial markets by providing a sound training in all the core economic disciplines and other social sciences, such as history and law. In this regard, the programme examines how financial institutions and markets function with a particular attention to the micro- and macro-economic dimensions. The programme has been designed by focusing on resources allocation under uncertainty, corporate financing and investment decisions, insurance and risk management,the functioning and regulation of financial markets within a broader institutional and social framework. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. Language: English (Level B2 required) Numerus clausus: No The three-year program in Economics and Banking addresses the fundamentals of financial intermediation within the banking industry, insurance sector and financial markets by providing a sound training in all the core economic disciplines and other social sciences, such as history and law. In this regard, the program examines how financial institutions and markets function with a particular attention to the micro- and macro-economic dimensions. The program has been designed by focusing on resources allocation under uncertainty, corporate financing and investment decisions, insurance and risk management,the functioning and regulation of financial markets within a broader institutional and social framework. Graduates in Economics and Banking will develop skills in understanding economic and financial phenomena and have a strong hold on all the core skills required for the analysis of economic issues and of data. Graduates will also attain a significant advantage for progressing to a number of graduate courses and, in particular, for the two MSc programs in Economics and Finance taught in English at Siena as well as for the two-year program in Accounting and Management (AMa) of the MSc in Management and Governance. Study plan 2015/16 Course year: 1 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 9 credits - Supplementary compulsory subjects ECONOMIC HISTORY 9 credits - Basic compulsory subjects POLITICAL ECONOMY 9 credits - Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class PRINCIPLES OF MATHEMATICS 9 credits - Basic compulsory subjects PUBLIC LAW 9 credits - Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class STATISTICS... [-]

Bachelor in Computer Science for Economics

Romanian-American University
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Romania Bucharest

The Computer Science for Economics Bachelor program from the School of Computer Science for Business Management is a three-year program that prepares you for database administration, programing, software design, web design and network administration. [+]

The Computer Science for Economics Bachelor program from the School of Computer Science for Business Management is a three-year program that prepares you for database administration, programing, software design, web design and network administration. We adapt our curricula each year to the continuous changes of the IT market. At the same time, we foster innovation through our students in the Microsoft Innovation Center, by creating various types of applications, posted by them on the marketplace. We offer free licensed software for our students, access to various official study materials and the possibility of being certified by Microsoft within the Certiport - Romanian-American University Testing Center. Bachelor in COMPUTER SCIENCE FOR ECONOMICS: - The most demanded educational field on the labor market - Specialization in databases and network administration, programming, software and web design - Curricula adapted to current IT market trends - Free software for students and support provided by Microsoft Innovation Center Graduates of the Computer Science for Economics Bachelor Program from the School of Computer Science for Business Management can be hired on positions such as: economist specialist in the computer science; IT systems analyst and designer; developer of customer-server applications and of internet/intranet/extranet; IT project manager; web-site designer; data basis administrator; computer network administrator; web-site administrator; developer of decision assisting systems and expert systems; IT consultant; etc. All faculty members of our University meet the legal requirements, in that all professors, associate professors and lecturers have a PhD title and the teaching assistants and junior assistants have... [-]

Bachelor of Economics

Lane Community College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Eugene

Economics is often described as a social science that seeks to analyze and describe the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. [+]

Bachelors in Business and Economics. Economics is often described as a social science that seeks to analyze and describe the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. Lane Community College offers the lower division major and general education courses needed for students pursuing an Economics degree. The general education and major courses in the Transfer Guide meet the requirements for the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer (AAOT) degree. [-]