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Economics

Spelman College

48 months
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25942 USD/year
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About

Elective spheres of concentration in economics are international economics, industrial organization, economic development, political economy, and public policy. Students majoring in Economics  at Spelman College as well as those majoring in other disciplines can combine major study with a minor in management and organization, the latter being housed in the Department of Economics. 

Overview

Completion of the coursework in the management and organization minor allows the students in other disciplines to develop a business focus.

Objectives

A student who has successfully completed the major in Economics from Spelman College will be able to:  

  • comprehend the fundamental concepts and theoretical principles of the discipline;
  • identify the economic dimensions of societal problems by effectively using appropriate economic concepts and definitions;
  • apply the analytical and theoretical framework of economics in the investigation of societal problems by exhibiting a comprehension of the economic method and its mode of inquiry;
  • apply the analytical and theoretical framework of economics in the investigation of societal problems by exhibiting a comprehension of the economic decision making process and its underlying rationale;
  • apply the analytical and theoretical framework of economics in the investigation of societal problems by exhibiting a comprehension of the necessity of relating economic theory to predictive and explanatory policy purposes;
  • apply the mathematical and quantitative tools of analysis for both problem solving and analytical purposes;
  • appreciate the role of economics in dealing with social problems traditionally examined by other social science disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for admission through the Common Application
  • Two teacher recommendations
  • Official high school and/or college transcript(s); if not in English, an official translation is needed
  • Official TOEFL score (non-native English-speaking students only)
  • Essay
  • Non-refundable $40 application fee
  • Copy of completed application for your files
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Affidavit of financial support (in U.S. dollars)
  • Copy of passport with Visa and I-94 card
  • School leaving certificate  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12971 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    25942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12971 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

945 - 1751 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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