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Economics, B.Sc.

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The interaction and interdependence between nations, communities, and individuals create opportunities and challenges. Economics, as a fully developed social science with robust quantitative techniques, has evolved to straddle social science, business, and public policy. The Economics program is offered by Goldey-Beacom College.


As such, it has tremendous abilities to help in allocating scarce resources among competing and legitimate options in the business and public domains. Graduates are in high demand in many sectors of the economy. They are also uniquely qualified to pursue graduate studies.

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the Economics program at Goldey-Beacom College, students will:
  • demonstrate a solid understanding and use of economics terminology and tools.
  • demonstrate competence to analyze and solve undergraduate level economic problems using the appropriate tools and methods.
  • master the ability to analyze economic issues on macro and micro levels.
  • demonstrate the ability to evaluate the benefits of trade and the role of economic policy in modern economies.
  • master the ability to conduct research in different areas of economics.
  • secure a career in their field or pursue graduate study.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Principles
  • Calculus
  • Finite Mathematics 
  • Microeconomics 
  • Macroeconomics

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General Requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • Official copy of secondary school transcripts and/or diploma, with final exam or course grades, accompanied by notarized/certified English translation.
  • Bank Statement and Affidavit of Support, which indicates a source of financial support to cover tuition and fees, books, room and board, health insurance and other living expenses for up to one year.

Tuition Fee

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    826 USD/credit
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  • National

    826 USD/credit
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Living costs for Wilmington

  • 1070 - 1640 USD/month
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