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Economics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
South Orange, NJ, United States
Interested in learning why consumers make the choices they do? Why someone might buy a new DVD player instead of replacing an old TV? Whether a customer will buy a product if the price increases by $10? If so, a career in economics might be for you. The Economics program is offered by Seton Hall University.
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Overview

Economists study the choices individuals and nations make, and why. As an economics major at Seton Hall, you'll enhance your quantitative and analytical skills through an intellectual discourse that it unbiased and rigorous, studying a range of economic schools of thought  — Keynesian, Post-Keynesian and Neo-Classical.

Our economics graduates have gone on to successful careers in finance, industry and government at securities firms, banks, insurance companies and the Federal Reserve System. Others have pursued a Ph.D.

Curriculum

  • This Economics program offered by Seton Hall University provides you with a solid foundation in economics. You'll learn about the economic relationships that occur between business, households and government - as well as the principles that govern these relationships.
  • You'll develop analytic skills to prepare you for a career in business, government or education. The program's courses also lay the groundwork you'll need if you decide to pursue a graduate degree in economics or in related fields.
  • As you pursue a degree in economics, you'll find highly engaged faculty and fellow students, along with an emphasis on transforming concepts into practice.

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 include:

  • Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis
  • Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Economics electives

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

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  • 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.
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Living costs for South Orange

  • 1702 - 4190 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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