Economics, B.B.A. | Online (optional) | University of West Georgia | Carrollton, United States
48 months
19282 USD/year
19282 USD/year
5464 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics program of University of West Georgia is designed for students interested in careers in business or government.


The Economics program of University of West Georgia provides strong analytical and communication skills as well as a broad coverage of all aspects of how businesses operate in the American and world economies.

Economics is the study of resource allocation, business enterprises, and nations. Though it is considered a social science, it forms the foundation for understanding most business disciplines. The B.B.A. in the Richards College of Business combines draws from the theory, analytics, and empirical methods to provide our majors an understanding of the economy and how it functions. The B.B.A. in Economics provides valuable preparation for careers in banking, marketing, insurance and government. It is an excellent major for those planning to attend law school or for those considering an M.B.A. program. The field also prepares students for work in public administration, international business, and financial analysis.


  • Communicate effectively
  • Possess a basic knowledge of macroeconomics concepts including national income accounting, inflation, unemployment, and monetary and fiscal policy
  • Possess a basic knowledge of microeconomics concepts such as supply and demand, consumer decision making, elasticity, costs, market structure, and labor markets
  • Possess a basic knowlege of intermational economic concepts including trade and exchange rates
  • Demonstrate an ability to generate and interpret descriptive statistics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Precalculus
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Legal and Ethical Environment of Business
  • Foundations of Computer Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $40 non-refundable application fee (If mailing a paper application, please do not mail cash payment.)
    • Official High School Transcripts mailed directly from the high school to Office of Admissions
    • SAT or ACT scores - to find out more about these tests please visit their web sites: SAT; ACT
    • English Language Proficiency 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9641 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9641 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2732 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Carrollton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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