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Global Economics and Modern Languages

Georgia Institute of Technology

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
31370 USD/year
31370 USD/year
10258 USD/year
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About

In partnership with the School of Modern Languages, the School of Economics at Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) offers a Bachelor of Science in Global Economics and Modern Languages with language concentrations in Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Russian, or Spanish. 

Overview

Key facts

The master program in Global Economics and Modern Languages is attractive to employers with long-term interests outside the United States who demand employees prepared to successfully navigate the challenges and opportunities presented by global, economically interdependent, multilingual, and multicultural environments.  Through a variety of coursework and the opportunity to spend a semester abroad, students have in-depth knowledge not only of their own cultures but also have the capacity to function effectively in a second culture.  

Coursework focuses on rigorous training in economics combined with extensive foreign language study. Students are expected to develop advanced communication skills and professional competency in the language of choice through courses and extracurricular opportunities that focus on current issues, classic literature, business applications, and cross-cultural perspectives.

Students from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) pursuing this degree must complete forty-five semester hours of general education requirements, twenty-four semester hours of French, German, or Spanish courses at or above the 3000 level or twenty-four semester hours of Chinese, Japanese, or Russian courses at or above the 2002 level, and twenty-four semester hours of Economics. This degree program provides significant flexibility for students through eleven hours of free electives and six semester hours of non-major cluster electives.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Economics
  • Strategic Economics for Global Enterprise
  • Econometric Analysis 
  • Modern Languages
  • Global Studies
  • Global Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts for each year of secondary school study completed
  • Predicted IB scores are strongly recommended
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • There is no minimum IB score needed to apply, but to be competitive, students should have mostly scores of 6 and 7
  • Higher Level Math and Sciences courses are encouraged but not required to be competitive for admission

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31370 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31370 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10258 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10258 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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