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Economics, B.A. / B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Watervliet, NY, United States
Economics fosters an understanding of the social world through science. The Economics program of Siena College uses theory and data to assess economic policy and solve problems related to business and public issues. Gain a strong analytic foundation with a liberal arts focus, while exploring economic justice, community engagement, faculty mentorship and undergraduate research.
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Overview

As a major in the Economics program of Siena College, you'll have plenty of opportunity apply what you are learning in the classroom. Experiences offered include working with local nonprofits and community partners, research alongside faculty experts, funded summer research, presenting at regional and national conferences, fed challenge competition and an econometrics capstone project.

Your future success

Siena economics grads are particularly well-known for their exceptional analytical and problem solving skill. Careers of recent alumni include business information analyst, finance manager, account analyst, client data specialist, economist and tax manager. They are employed by top companies and organizations like AYCO, Bank of America, GE, New York State, New York Stock Exchange, The Hartford and Travelers Insurance.

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, Micro
  • Principles of Economics, Macro
  • Micro-Economic Analysis
  • Macro-Economic Analysis
  • Econometrics
  • Money and Banking

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    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:

    5.5

    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.

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General Requirements

  • Complete an online application
  • Send all transcripts and school results from each secondary school and post-secondary school that you have attended
  • Submit a personal essay of 1-2 pages describing your interest in Siena College and your goals for studying in the United States
  • Submit one letter of recommendation
  • The SAT and ACT are optional
  • Non-native English speakers are required to submit an English proficiency score from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) examination or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19600 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    39200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19600 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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