48 months
11283 USD/year
11283 USD/year
7773 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Examine real-world scenarios related to resource allocation, wealth and incentives and gain the the skills to become an active leader with the Economics degree at the University of South Dakota.

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At the Economics degree at the University of South Dakota , you will learn to think creatively and collaborate effectively so you can solve the problems of our ever-changing world. Here you will find a variety of experiential learning opportunities ranging from internships at the Hill to study abroad trips to Europe. Our program provides you with rich experiences in and beyond the classroom so you can pursue your career in business, government, law or another public or administrative profession.

Become an effective solution maker by understanding human decision making and how it effects the world we live in as an economics major.


The real-world experiences you gain through an internship will equip you with valuable skills that will set you apart after graduation. 

In the USD Beacom School of Business, you will benefit from a robust internship program that has placed students across the globe. You will gain rich experiential learning opportunities and will be able to apply the techniques you have learned in your courses to a real business setting. Plus, with our network of alumni around the world, you can access invaluable advice on how to achieve the career of your dreams.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Business Statistics
  • Statistics
  • Survey of Calculus
  • Calculus
  • Probability and Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official high school (secondary school) transcript with grade point average equivalent to 2.6 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency by meeting one of the following.
  • Application Fee
  • Passport
  • Official Statement of Finances 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11283 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11283 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11283 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11283 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7773 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7773 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Vermillion

1024 - 1781 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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