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Economics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Arlington, TX, United States
The basic challenge of economics involves satisfying human wants with limited resources. This central Economics concept at Marymount University becomes increasingly complex when factoring in a specific society’s values, objectives, and institutions.
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Overview

Marymount’s Economics program at Marymount University takes students beyond the study of economics alone. It integrates the related fields of politics and sociology. This unique interdisciplinary approach equips students to more comprehensively analyze the broad range of human concerns present in the global context.

Marymount’s location in the metropolitan Washington, DC, area provides the perfect setting for real-time analysis and experience via site visits, internship opportunities, and guest speakers from think tanks and government agencies. In addition, small class sizes allow extensive individual interaction with professors.

Learning outcomes

The program seeks to prepare graduates to understand economic analysis and use its concepts to provide insight into a wide range of human concerns communicate economic information and concepts effectively in both written and oral forms of communication work effectively as an entry-level research or policy analyst and develop opportunities and techniques for lifelong professional development.

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:
  • Principles of Microeconomics 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Managerial Economics 
  • Contemporary Issues in Economics 
  • International Economics 

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:

    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

  • Completed Application with the $40 application fee. 
  • Certified official, original transcripts showing all courses and grades for each year of high school. Transcripts not in English must be sent in the native language with a certified English translation.
  • Letter of Recommendation from your school principal, teacher, or academic adviser. This letter must be written in or translated to English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33200 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33200 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Arlington

  • 983 - 1450 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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