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Philosophy, Politics and Economics, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
Waukesha, WI, United States
How will we resolve disparities between the haves and the have nots? In our interconnected yet divided world, these are critical issues. Philosophy, Politics and Economics is an interdisciplinary program at Carroll University bringing together faculty from politics, business and religious studies to examine the way the world works.
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In Carroll University’s Philosophy, Politics and Economics program, you’ll explore contemporary questions about wealth and poverty, the market economy and the relationship between the economic, political and legal orders in the context of philosophy, political science and economics.

Learning outcomes

In philosophy, you’ll learn the ideas and theories that shaped society and culture, and practice the intellectual tools needed for ethical reflection. In politics, you’ll learn the variety of political structures that govern society and the complexities involved in political choices. And in economics, you’ll learn about market forces and the social issues related to economic trends and decision-making.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Your main course of study will include core classes in the history and principles of philosophy, political theory, government structures and policy, macro and microeconomics and economic history. 
  • You’ll be encouraged to seek internships related to your career goals and have opportunities for international study to broaden your perspective and obtain real-world experiences. 
  • And in your final year, you’ll undertake a senior research project designed and completed under the individual supervision of a faculty mentor that will integrate your learning in all three fields.

English Language Requirements

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    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.

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    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.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Completed Online Application
  • English Proficiency Scores
  • Transcripts in Local Language
  • English Translations of Transcripts and Syllabi
  • Passport copy
  • Proof of Financial Support and Recent Bank Statement with one year of expenses and fees

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 Waukesha

  • 1283 - 2130 USD/month
    Living Costs

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