Bachelor of Science in Economics

General

Program Description

Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program is designed to prepare students for careers in business, government or public policy. The program also provides students with the foundation required to pursue graduate studies in the field of Economics.

Program Overview

Throughout the Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program, students will develop an understanding of how people, institutions, and nations create and manage scarce resources, make choices by comparing costs and benefits, and act purposefully on those choices. Students in this program will have an opportunity to apply economics and econometrics to the analysis of topical issues and policy options.

Internship Opportunities

International students who have completed two trimesters of study at KWU will have the opportunity to apply for participation in a U.S. based internship program. Interested students should contact the Admissions team at least four months in advance of the date they would like to begin their internship.

Internship applicants must be in good academic standing and have no outstanding financial obligations with KWU.

The location and duration of such programs may vary depending on the student's interest, their academic standing, and prior work experience.

Additional expenses associated with participating in the internship program are not included in KWU tuition rates. Visa support is provided for qualified students by an external party.

Admissions Requirements

Individuals seeking admission to KWU’s Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program must provide evidence of completing a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

International students are required to submit proof of graduation from a foreign institution comparable to United States secondary school.

Last updated Dec 2019

About the School

Key West University (KWU) is a 100% online university. The university was founded by a group of international business and education professionals with over 40 years of combined experience.

Key West University (KWU) is a 100% online university. The university was founded by a group of international business and education professionals with over 40 years of combined experience. Read less