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Economics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
Our focus is on helping students understand the functions of markets and other economic and policy-making institutions and their importance for economic and social outcomes by providing students with opportunities to learn and communicate economic ideas through writing, speaking, critical thinking and engaging in independent research.

Overview

 Economics evaluates the efficiency and equity of economic outcomes and studies the roles of market and political institutions in creating economic growth. The economics curriculum is designed to familiarize the student with economic theory and “the economic way of thinking,” to provide knowledge about economic institutions, to foster the development of skills in applying economic analysis to contemporary issues, and to create a foundation for critical thinking and intelligent, engaged citizenship.

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:
  • Financial Accounting  
  • Introduction to Economics  
  • Economics for Environmentalists.  
  • Quantitative Methods in Economics.  
  • The Economics of Gender and Family

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school. four years of English
  • three years of sciences;
  • three years social studies;
  • three years of mathematics; 
  • three years of foreign language;
  • additional years of study in the areas of your greatest interest; and
  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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