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Economics, B.A.

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Shreveport, LA, United States
The B.A. program in Economics provides a liberal education for students interested in understanding major economic relationships present in every society. In addition, Economics students study alternative ways of meeting needs within institutional and resource constraints.

Overview

The B.A. program offers students the methodology and analytical techniques appropriate for graduate work in economics and related professions such as Public Administration and Law and provides a foundation for research and analysis in academic and government institutions.

Students may be admitted to the Departmental Honors Program if they have attained junior standing and meet the other requirements. For details, contact one of the Economics professors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic and Professional Development for Studies in Economics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Economics and Global History
  • Economic Institutions (Industry)
  • Research Skills for Economists
  • Economic Theory and Applications

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

    • A high school transcript mailed directly from the high school to Centenary College
    • Essay topics for Fall 2018 applicants
    • A personal interview (strongly preferred) 
    • A copy of your Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT I) and/or American College Test (ACT) results sent directly to Centenary College from the testing service
    • A letter of recommendation (strongly preferred)
    • A resume

Tuition Fee

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    36580 USD/year
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  • National

    36580 USD/year
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Living costs for Shreveport

  • 959 - 1490 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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