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Economics, B.A.

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  • 48 months
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Overview

The Economics program of Saint Leo University is focused on producing critical thinkers and logical problem solvers with strong analytical skills, coursework in the degree explores how the economic way of thinking can be applied to real-world situations. The business core courses provide you with a modern integrated business curriculum that includes broad exposure to each of the functional areas of business (accounting, finance, management and marketing) to accompany the solid foundation in economics all of which provides you with the opportunity to work in many different careers.

Whether interning for a firm or listening to alumni and working professionals share their industry experience, you'll understand the importance of economics in the real world and on a global scale.

What can you do with an Economics degree?

The answer: Practically everything. Your options are endless.

From the personalized attention with your instructors to internships, study abroad, and co-curricular activities, the opportunities are endless to prepare yourself for success. At Saint Leo University a degree in Economics “Prepares you for a lifetime of decision making!” As an economics major, you will be able to analytically and critically solve complex problems; be skilled in working with data; and be adept at presenting information based on sound methodologies. Government, corporate, private sector, and global industries have a recognized need for graduates with a solid background and understanding of economics.

Career paths include:

  • Bank Officer
  • Business Consultant
  • Financial Analyst/Planner
  • Operations/Data Analyst

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:
  • Intermediate Price Theory
  • International Economics
  • Money and Banking
  • Game Theory
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Health Economics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

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General Requirements

  • Application.
  • Submit transcripts, mark sheets, diplomas or certificates from all post-secondary institutions attended, along with course descriptions and credit values.
  • All international candidates for admission must prove English language proficiency.
  • Photocopy of the Biographical section of your current passport.
  • Proof of Financial Ability to Pay.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Florida City

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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