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Economics, B.B.A.

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Idaho Falls, ID, United States
The Economics program at Idaho State University will help you develop skills and knowledge relevant to business, entrepreneurship and the public and non-profit sectors. Economic forces affect everyone and society.  Understanding economics helps individuals contribute to a rapidly-changing global marketplace. 
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Overview

Examples of topics in economics include foreign trade, the regulatory environment, sustainability and natural resources, monetary policy, banking, income distribution, labor markets and healthcare. 

The learning goals of our program are to develop skill and apply them to:

  • Interpret and apply economic data to make decisions and evaluate alternatives;
  • Identify and analyze economic issues; and
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral presentation skills and critical thinking.

Careers

The Economics program at Idaho State University prepares students for a variety of possible careers or to further their study with an MBA, law degree, Ph.D. or other advanced graduate degree.  Students are able to pursue careers in law, banking, financial analysis, real estate, litigation analysis, planning, pricing analysis, government at the local, state and federal levels, budget analysis or policy analysis and other jobs that require analytical ability.  

Economists study questions about allocating scarce resources, understanding the trade-offs businesses and government face when making decisions and how to consider the competing uses for the world’s limited resources.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The World of Business
  • Introduction to Professional Development
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Business and Professional Communication

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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:

    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

You may need the following:
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Copy of Passport
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • Application fee is $50

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11470 USD/semester
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  • National

    11470 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11470 USD per semester and a duration of .
  • In-State

    3710 USD/semester
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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