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Financial Economics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Redlands, CA, United States
Economics at Redlands emphasizes both the cultural and technical aspects of the field. A Financial Economics program from University of Redlands will provide you with a wealth of tools for understanding human behavior and the sources of wealth and poverty in nations.
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Overview

Its usefulness goes beyond the realms of market and trade, to encompass most social institutions and fields of study: government, sociology, psychology and the environment: even the study of greed, happiness, and Utopian economics. We offer three distinct degree programs to enable you to tailor your study of Economics to your interests.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students graduating from Financial Economics program at the University of Redlands will:

  • Utilize microeconomic or macroeconomic theory to analyze a specific economic scenario.
  • Utilize data to gain insight into a specific economic relationship.
  • Critically evaluate the relationships between the structure and operation of financial market institutions and the economy.
  • Apply microeconomic theory to produce a written assessment of the industrial structure, firm conduct, and economic performance of a specific industry.
  • Formulate an economic research question and produce a review of the relevant scholarly economic literature as part of an independent research project.

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:

  • Principles of Economics
  • Statistical Analysis and Mapping of Social Science Data 
  • Elementary Statistics and Probability with Applications
  • Research Methods in Economics.
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory.
  • Senior Seminar in Economics.

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:

    6.5

    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

  • The Common Application, including the personal essay and University of Redlands member questions
  • $50 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all secondary schools attended
  • One letter of recommendation from guidance/college counselor and/or the Common Application Secondary school report
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher who can speak to your academic ability
  • Students whose native language is not English, must meet the English requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52150 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52150 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Redlands

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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