48 months
32734 USD/year
32734 USD/year
12874 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Economics majors from Colorado State University develop an appreciation of economic issues, and learn to analyze and critically evaluate economic phenomena and policies, formulating efficient and equitable solutions to pressing economic problems.

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Learning Outcomes

Students of the Economics program from Colorado State University will:

  • Display command of basic microeconomic concepts such as rationality, cost/benefit, supply and demand theory, decision making at the margin, monopoly and competition, and efficiency and equity.
  • Display command of basic macroeconomic concepts such as aggregate demand and supply, fiscal and monetary policy, and the use of these policies in the macro-economy.
  • Understand and analyze a broad array of economic issues found in the news and understand how the economic aspects of society work. Students may choose from electives in developmental/international economics, environmental economics, race, class, gender, public policy, and more.

Potential Career Paths

Economics provides students with a broad academic background and critical thinking skills suitable to many fields: education, research, business, government, nonprofit, environmental conversation, international relations, and more. 

Career choices include, but are not limited to:

  • Commodities/stock broker
  • Financial analyst
  • Economic forecaster
  • Trust administrator
  • Loan counselor
  • Foreign trade analyst
  • Public policy analyst
  • Regional/urban planner
  • Foreign service officer
  • Tax auditor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Statistics
  • Statistics With Business Application
  • History of Economic Institutions and Thought  
  • Marxist Economic Thought  
  • Economic History of the United States  
  • Recent Economic Thought

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All first-year freshman students apply using the Common Application.
  • Personal Statement - What we call a “personal statement” is called the “personal essay” in the Common Application. This short writing piece is your opportunity to help us understand what makes you unique, to share a talent or element of your identity that’s important to you, to describe what you are passionate about, or to highlight an accomplishment you’re proud of.
  • Submit your most recent transcripts or mark sheets. We will ask for additional materials if necessary.
  • All decisions are provisional until a final, official transcript verifying graduation is received.
  • Only transcripts sent directly from the school or stamped and sealed are considered official.
  • If a record is not in English, a certified literal English translation must accompany the transcript.

Tuition Fee

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    32734 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 32734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12874 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12874 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

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


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