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Economics

Mount Holyoke College

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
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54400 USD/year
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About

An economics student that gets a Bachelor in Economics from Mount Holyoke College will acquire the necessary analytical tools to understand contemporary economic issues and to take reasoned positions in debates about economic and social policy.

Overview

Macroeconomics deals with the economy as a whole, with the forces behind economic growth, the problems occurring in the growth process (such as business cycles, inflation, and unemployment), and government policies to address these problems.

Microeconomics focuses on the efficient allocation of resources among alternative uses and addresses such questions as how individuals, firms, and societies decide what to produce, how to produce, and how to distribute the output.

Economists study these important issues by combining theoretical models and data analysis.

The great human interest of the subject, together with the rigor of its analysis, gives the study of economics its stimulating quality.The Bachelor in Economics from Mount Holyoke College graduates with the ability to apply these tools in a variety of careers and are well prepared to continue study of economics at the graduate level.

Learning Goals

  • has mastered the core body of economic theory, which necessitates solid quantitative, problem solving and critical thinking skills,
  • understands how different theoretical approaches in economics lead to different explanations and policy conclusions, 
  • understands how economic inquiry differs from other approaches to social inquiry,
  • has conducted research on questions of economic theory and policy usually combining theoretical models and data analysis.

Programme Structure

Coursers Included:
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Public Finance
  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application or Coalition Application
  • Mount Holyoke Writing Supplement (optional)
  • Secondary School Report, including official high school transcript
  • Counselor Recommendation
  • Two Teacher Evaluation Forms (from core academic courses)
  • Midyear Report (due February 15, as applicable)*
  • Standardized Test Scores (optional)
  • Art Supplement (optional)
  • English Proficiency Requirements for non-native English speakers
  • Early Decision Agreement (if applicable)
  • Interview (optional, but strongly encouraged)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    54400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54400 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    54400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54400 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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