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Economics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
South Orange, NJ, United States
A degree in Economics (B.A) offered by Seton Hall University can prepare you for almost any career. That's because what you learn - critical thinking, an understanding of our economy, how to analyze and unravel complex problems - is crucial in everything from business to government to nonprofit work. 
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Overview

Many of our students also pursue graduate studies in economics, business and law. Choose from engaging, small-size classes that enhance your quantitative and analytical skills, and continue learning through off-campus opportunities at select economic institutions in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.

The programme

The Economics curriculum offered by Seton Hall University is designed to help students understand the economic relationship between businesses, households and government. You’ll take classes in economics, math and statistics, and zoom in on specific interests through economics electives — including monetary, international, labor and quantitative economics. You’ll also study a wide range of economic schools of thought, from Keynesian to post-Keynesian to neo-classical. Top students may apply for membership in Seton Hall's Epsilon chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, the world’s largest international honors society in economics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics Students
  • Business Statistics
  • Principles of Economics
  • Money and Banking
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis
  • History of Economic Thought

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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:

    6

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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

  • An application form including personal essay 
  • $55 USD application fee
  • SAT, ACT, TOEFL or IELTS scores
  • Official high school transcript (must be in English) with a credential evaluation
  • Official college transcript(s) (if applicable) with a credential evaluation
  • Counselor report and teacher recommendation
  • Application for Form I-20 (if you require a student visa)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for South Orange

  • 1702 - 4190 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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