Bachelor in Economics

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Program Description

The Saint Anselm College economics major provides a foundation of both theoretical and applied courses in the area of microeconomics - where the focus is on the individual business, consumer and worker decision making, and macroeconomics - dealing with national and global policy affecting economic growth, unemployment, and national income distribution. The career opportunities for our economics majors are with business firms, banking institutions, government agencies and non-profit organizations. Economics majors also go on to obtain law degrees, Master's degrees in public policy and economics, and Ph.D. degrees in economics and finance.

Course Sequence - Class of 2018 and Beyond

Freshman Year

  • Conversatio I
  • Language
  • Freshman English (or Science)
  • Microeconomics
  • Conversatio II
  • Language
  • Freshman English (or Science)
  • Macroeconomics

Sophomore Year: Economics majors take Business Statistics, Intermediate Micro- and Macro-economics. Depending on their initial placement they will finish their language requirement this semester. Their remaining courses will be core requirements, electives or courses for a minor or double major.

Junior Year: Economics majors take 2 or 3 of their economics electives. Their remaining courses will be core requirements, electives or courses for a minor or double major, and internship(s). One semester or a full year of study abroad is an option for this year.

Senior Year: Economics majors will take their economics electives. Their remaining courses will be core requirements, electives or courses for a minor or double major, and internship(s).

Last updated Feb 2018

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In the spirit of what is best in a liberal arts education, the academic core at Saint Anselm College has been designed to offer students a breadth of experience that will prepare them for life; an education that not only provides professional and career preparation, but also encourages a lifelong pursuit of truth that will sustain and enrich their lives. Read less
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