• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Saint Petersburg, FL, United States
Are you curious about the world around you? Majoring in Economics at University of South Florida St Petersburg will train you to question things and analyze the underlying cause and effect. Exit the program with reading skills that can rival a law graduate, computation skills as strong as an accountant, and the ability to analyze data as well as a statistician.
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Overview

In addition to economic theory, Economics students from University of South Florida St Petersburg learn about the organizational frameworks, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, and applications to specific industries and public policy issues.

Gain a global perspective by selecting electives in international Economics that can also count towards a minor in international business.

Within the 120-semester-hour program as listed in the General Requirements section, students must complete a minimum of 21 hours of upper level economics beyond the foundation courses for business.

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 included:
  • International Economics
  • Public Finance
  • International Macroeconomics
  • Economics of Women and Work
  • Environmental Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Economics of Health
  • Economic Development
  • Economics of Latin America
  • Money and Banking
  • Internship for S/U Credit 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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

In order for a candidate to be considered for admission to the USFSP MBA, he/she must submit the following:

  • A completed USF St. Petersburg online Graduate Program Application
  • $30 application fee due at the time the online application is completed
  • A current resume
  • A statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation, including at least one professional reference
  • One official transcript from each institution of higher learning attended
  • USF System transcripts excluded
  • An official GMAT or GRE score unless a waiver is granted

Tuition Fee

  • International

    346 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 346 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    194 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 194 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Credit per hour.

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

  • 1132 - 1750 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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