• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Green Bay, WI, United States
Economics from University of Wisconsin Green Bay focuses on the allocation and distribution of scarce resources. As a social science, economics is fundamentally about people — their needs, wants and behavior, and the institutions they construct.
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Overview

Economics from University of Wisconsin Green Bay includes the study of organizations and institutions that influence resource allocation, including businesses, governments, households, product markets, and the markets for land, labor, capital, and innovation, among others. Understanding these organizations provides insights into issues such as inflation, unemployment, government regulation, environmental degradation, poverty, and sustainable economic systems with or without growth.

Careers

The broad training received by Economics students in incentive-based decision making creates a variety of career opportunities. Many UW-Green Bay Economics majors enter careers in business, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations directly after graduation. Individuals trained in economics are frequently employed by banks and investment firms, government agencies, market research firms, insurance companies, management consulting firms, advertising agencies, labor unions, and as private entrepreneurs. 

Economics graduates have been employed in real estate, land use planning, financial planning, credit and collection, advertising, management, statistics, systems analysis, politics and public administration. Many go on to graduate schools, where they receive advanced training in such fields as business, economics, law, public policy, and urban studies.

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 Investment
  • Contemporary Labor Markets
  • Natural Resources Economic Policy
  • Urban and Regional Economics
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Economics of Land Use
  • Community Economic Development
  • Gender and Economic Justice
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Public Finance and Fiscal Policy
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • International Financial Management
  • Advanced Corporation Finance
  • Bank Administration

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    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

    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.

General Requirements

  • The online UW System application.
    • A $25 application fee
    • Your official high school transcripts.
    • Your official ACT or SAT scores.
    • Essay
    • Letters of Recommendation
    • Financial Support Statement
    • Test scores
    • English Language Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16092 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16092 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16092 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16092 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7874 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7874 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • 9,110 USD Minnesota Resident
  • 7,874 USD Michigan Compact or Upper Michigan Resident

Living costs for Green Bay

  • 1105 - 1840 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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