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Economics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #501 (WUR) Moscow, ID, United States
In this program, you will learn how decisions made by consumers, firms and governments about the use of resources – like time and money – affect people and businesses.
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  • You will study economic factors like supply and demand, inflation, international trade, unemployment and governmental policies.
  • As an economics major, you will develop strong critical thinking, analytical and research skills. You will also build a solid foundation of knowledge of economic systems and regulation. You will be prepared for a variety of careers, spanning government administration, politics, business and economic research. This major is good preparation for graduate study in economics, law or business.
  • Learn how consumer decisions about the use of resources, like time and money, affect global business as an economics major or minor. Explore different economic systems and economic drivers through the nationally recognized Integrated Business Curriculum to prepare for your career in business, management, operations and similar fields.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

With this degree, you may become a:

  • Credit analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Industrial market analyst
  • Loan officer
  • Market analyst
  • Bond trader
  • Economic analyst
  • General manager
  • Insurance agent
  • Lobbyist
  • Purchasing analyst
  • Budget analyst
  • Environmental planner
  • Import/export agent
  • Investment broker
  • Management consultant
  • Politician
  • Government official
  • Real estate appraiser.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

You must submit:

  • An application for admission.
  • $60 application fee (nonrefundable).
  • ACT or SAT test scores. You may request copies of your ACT or SAT scores. If your ACT or SAT scores are on your school transcript, you do not need to have them sent separately.
  • Official high school transcript showing graduation date. If you have not yet graduated from high school, a transcript showing all completed work may be accepted for early admission.
  • Official transcripts from any colleges or universities attended.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37624 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37624 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    21300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21300 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Moscow

  • 750 - 1100 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences provides annual scholarship awards totaling approximately $815,000.

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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