Southern New Hampshire University

Economics - Finance, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language

About

The primary goal of the Economics - Finance program at the Southern New Hampshire University is to establish a solid foundation in the applied and theoretical areas of international and domestic finance, business and economics. As an economics/finance major, you’ll develop the analytical and quantitative skills needed for corporate and individual financial management and economic modeling and forecasting.

See Yourself Succeed as an Economics/Finance Major

The economics/finance major is an undergraduate program that meets the needs of employers in a range of industries. By taking finance courses and studying economics, students develop the skills required for financial analysis, management and economic modeling and forecasting.

As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed.

Internships & Outcomes

The economics and finance BS prepares graduates for employment in a variety of fields including banking, corporate finance, insurance, personal finance and securities. There are many in-demand careers available for those interested in finance and economics. For example, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics notes employment of financial analysts is projected to grow 12 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations, while employment of personal financial advisors is projected to grow 30 percent over the same period.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by both NEASC and ACBSP.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    National - Early action plan: Nov. 15 (for the fall), and get an admission decision by Dec. 15

    International - Final Check-in Date: August 29

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
    - Money and Banking
    - Intermediate Macroeconometrics
    - Corporate Finance
    - Fundamentals of Investments

    English Language Requirements

    You only need to take one of these language tests:

    • Minimum required score:

      6

      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.

      Schedule IELTS
    • Minimum required score:

      71

      The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

    Academic Requirements

    Freshman Application Guidelines

    As we look at your application, our first consideration is your academic background. We also look for well-rounded students who have a variety of interests and have been involved in school and/or community activities.

    Most candidates admitted to SNHU have completed 16 college-prep courses, including:

    Four years of English

    Three or more years of mathematics

    Two or more years of science

    Two or more years of social science

    Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      30756 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 30756 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National Applies to you

      30756 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 30756 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.

    Living costs for Manchester

    • 990 - 1790 USD/month
      Living Costs

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

    Funding

    SNHU is one of the most affordable private, nonprofit universities in New Hampshire, and students who qualify could receive up to $20,000 in grants and scholarships. (This scholarship amount is only for students who do not need a visa to study in the U.S.)

    StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

    The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

    Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.