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Politics, Philosophy and Economics

University of Washington

48 months
Duration
40026 USD/year
40026 USD/year
12196 USD/year
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About

This Politics, Philosophy and Economics major from University of Washington provides students with an in-depth interdisciplinary foundation in the analysis of politics and economics and in the study of philosophical and ethical issues related to political, economic, and public policy issues.

Overview

Key facts

Politics, Philosophy and Economics draws from political science, philosophy, economics, policy and law. Special emphasis is placed on developing critical thinking and writing skills.

Students in this Politics, Philosophy and Economics major from University of Washington are prepared for careers in government, law, public agencies, business, nonprofit management, diplomacy, community work, or journalism. It also prepares students for advanced studies in law, journalism, international relations, public policy, international development and other social sciences.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will develop a more thorough knowledge of social institutions through focused engagement with both contemporary and enduring social issues.
  • Students will strengthen their analytical skills.
  • Students will develop their ability to write with style and precision.
  • Students will become more competent with quantitative analysis.
  • Students will develop their ethical and logical reasoning.
  • And students will learn to synthesize and evaluate information through an application of knowledge and methods across different disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics 
  • Microeconomics Theory
  • Macroeconomics 
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Political Values and Ideas
  • Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Comparative Religion

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Create your Coalition Account
  • Add UW to your College List
  • Opt-in to sharing contact information
  • Complete the Coalition Profile
  • Complete the UW questions
  • Pay the application fee
  • Send test scores
  • Send transcripts?

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40026 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    40026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40026 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12196 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tacoma

1000 - 1580 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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