2 years
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About this course

This is a recommended program of study for students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in economics.

Graduates of the Economics Option will be able to:

  • Explain the functional relationships between economic variables such as price and demand,  scarcity and choice, and consumption and national income
  • Model economic principles such as: aggregate demand and aggregate supply; changes in supply, demand,  and market equilibrium; production possibility curve; and maximization for a competitive firm
  • Identify the different economic systems and how they address normative economic objectives, the basic  determinants of choice made by consumers and firms
  • Explain the rationale underlying federal bond rates, federal discount rates, and reserve requirements  in controlling inflation and recession to an audience
  • Evaluate data related to national income accounts

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum score of 450 or better on the paper-based TOEFL, 133 or better on the computer-based TOEFL, or 46 or better on the Internet-based TOEFL.