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Economics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #189 (QS) , TX,
In the Economics program at Texas A&M University, you will first take foundational courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, and mathematics. Then, you will refine those skills in statistics and intermediate economic theory courses. 

About

To build a solid base of understanding, students take foundational courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics and mathematics, then refine those skills in statistics and intermediate economic theory classes. In upper-level courses these reasoning abilities are applied to specific situations, with a particular focus on understanding social problems from an economics perspective. The Economics Research Laboratory at Texas A&M University, one of the world’s foremost experimental economics research facilities, offers opportunities for students to conduct their own experiments as part of coursework or independent research.

The Department offers both a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science degree, along with two five-year programs joint with the Bush School of Government & Public Service. In addition to its Ph.D. program, the Department also offers a Masters of Science of Economics with concentrations in Financial Economics or Econometrics.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principle of Economics (Micro)
  • Principle of Economics (Macro)
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Public Finance
  • Health Economics

English Language Requirements

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    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

Required Documents
  • Essays. Essay A (Required): Describe a setting in which you have collaborated or interacted with people whose experiences and/or beliefs differ from yours. Address your initial feelings, and how those feelings were or were not changed by this experience.Essay B (Required): Describe a circumstance, obstacle or conflict in your life, and the skills and resources you used to resolve it. Did it change you? If so, how?
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  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    67334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 67334 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    67334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 67334 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    54816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54816 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for College Station

  • 964 - 1490 USD/month
    Living Costs

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