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Economics Education, BS in Education

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, NY,
Wondering what Economics is all about?  Economics is a social science that studies the interactions of individuals, firms, and governments. Economists investigate social questions and problems that emerge, which range from a variety of issues such as efficiency, resource allocation, inflation, unemployment, optimal policy, growth, discrimination, pollution, and poverty amongst others. 


Students graduating with a major in Economics Education will meet the following student

learning outcomes:

  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Quantitative and Statistical Proficiency 
  • Economic Literacy and Knowledge
  • Communication

In addition, students who major in Economics Education will also meet the following education standards from the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC):

  • Content Pedagogy
  • Student Development
  • Diverse Learners
  • Multiple Instructional Strategies
  • Management and Motivation
  • Technology and Communication
  • Planning
  • Assessment
  • Reflective Practice: Professional Development
  • School and community Involvement

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • literacy in the disciplines
  • foundations of education in a pluralistic society
  • introduction to education and teaching
  • directed teaching - alternative placement middle school
  • directed teaching-secondary 
  • directed teaching - alternative placement secondary school
  • directed teaching-middle school 
  • the teaching of social studies in the secondary school
  • global environmental challenges
  • ecology and society 
  • economic principles for teachers
  • educational psychology
  • measurement and evaluation in the secondary school
  • introduction to special education
  • business statistics
  • history of economic thought
  • intermediate microeconomic analysis
  • intermediate macroeconomic analysis
  • comparative economic systems
  • principles of microeconomics 
  • economic principles for teachers 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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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  • Minimum required score:


    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Online application (Submit application first and then send the supporting documents. That would facilitate the processing of all the materials)
  • Academic Records (If your academic record is not issued in English, we will require physical copies of the official English translation in a sealed envelope. We do not accept translations done by the applicants themselves)
  • English Language Scores
  • Financial Documents
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16235 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16235 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16235 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16235 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7662 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Minnesota Resident: $8,180 
  • Discount for nonresident students whose parent or grandparent received a degree from UW-Whitewater: $12,517 

Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Nonresident students are automatically eligible for scholarships of $2,000 to $5,000 per year, based on ACT/SAT scores, high school course rigor, class rank and grade point average, and the college application statement. Students will be notified at point of admission regarding these merit-based awards.

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