B.Sc. On Campus


Fitchburg State University

48 months
16033 USD/year
7050 USD/year
970 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics major at the Fitchburg State University trains students to understand the theoretical concepts of economics and their applications to economic problems both domestic and global. Students learn how economic agents, namely, consumers, business, and government interact in the marketplace and determine the allocation of society’s scarce resources.


Career Opportunities

Economics graduates at the Fitchburg State University have gained positions with local, state, federal and private agencies and educational institutions, as well as in business and industry.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Computer Information Systems for Business
  • Business Statistics
  • Calculus for Business
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to International Studies
  • Global Issues
  • World Civilizations
  • Speech
  • Introduction to Financial Reporting
  • Principles of Management
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Business Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an Online Application
  • Upload Supporting Documents to your online application:
  • Resume 
  • Essay
  • Recommendation letters
  • Arrange for the followings documents to be sent directly to Admissions Office:
  • Sealed Official Transcripts
  • Credential Evaluation (if degree/diploma is from a non-US institution).
  • SAT (only required from Game Design and Nursing applicants).
  • If your GPA is below 3.0 we use the sliding scale to determine admissibility.
  • When reviewing a high school transcript, we re-calculate a student’s GPA based on their college prep, honors or AP level courses only. We do not include courses that are based on performance such as physical education, health, music, etc.
  • When re-calculating a GPA we also give “extra credit” for higher-level courses. For example if you received a “B” in an honors course, we would consider this a “B+”. If you received a “B” in an AP or IB course, we would consider it an “A”.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16033 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16033 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7050 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 970 USD per year during 48 months.

Tuition New England Regional: $1,455/year

Living costs for Fitchburg

918 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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


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