BBA in Economics

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - ISC, United States Ranked #18 in North America

bba-in-economics

Next enrollment cycle

June 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 15,210

Course Accredited By

AACSB

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 7% scholarship
The Economics major is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the theory and applications of economics in preparation for their chosen profession.
Possible career opportunities for graduates include entry-level positions as research and financial analysts in the business and government sectors; and brokerage and currency traders in the financial and banking sectors. In addition, the economics major offers an excellent preparation for graduate studies in law, economics and other business disciplines.

Enrollment Cycles

  • June 2022
  • August 2022

Entry requirements
Undergraduate
International Year (3 semesters) Intensive English Program (IEP) (1 semester)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 45 overall
  • IELTS 4.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 38
  • Pearson Versant 41-42
  • Duolingo 65
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 2.00 for International Year
  • Up to 31 credits toward degree

International Year (3 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 50 overall
  • IELTS 5.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 42
  • Pearson Versant 43-47
  • Duolingo 75
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.00 for International Year
  • Up to 28 credits toward degree
     

International Year (2 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 60 overall
  • IELTS 5.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 45
  • Pearson Versant 48-63
  • Duolingo 85
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.00 for International Year
  • Up to 25 credits toward degree

International Year (1 semester)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 overall
  • IELTS 6.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant 64 or higher
  • Duolingo 95
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.00 for International Year
  • Up to 15 credits toward degree

Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 overall
  • IELTS 6.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) Not accepted
  • Pearson Versant Not acepted
  • Duolingo 105
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.00 for International Year

ECON 1301 Introduction to Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
TCCNS: ECON 1301 


ECON 2301 Macroeconomics Principles 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
TCCNS: ECON 2301 


ECON 2302 Microeconomics Principles 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
TCCNS: ECON 2302 


ECON 3310 Intermediate Macroeconomics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302).


ECON 3311 Intermediate Microeconomics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302).


ECON 3312 Money and Banking 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302)


ECON 3315 International Economic Issues 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301).


ECON 3316 Environmental Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 or 2302).


ECON 3320 Public Finance 
3 Semester Credit Hours 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 or 2302)


ECON 3322 Managerial Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2302).


ECON 3335 Labor Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302).


ECON 3340 Healthcare Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302).


ECON 4085 Economics Exit Exam 
0 Semester Credit Hours 


ECON 4310 Introduction to Econometrics
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours)

 
ECON 4325 Economics of European Integration
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301 and 2302)


ECON 4340 Topics in Health Economics and Healthcare Policy 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 3340).


ECON 4388 History of Economic Thought 
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 3310 and 3311).


ECON 4390 Current Topics in Economics 
1-3 Semester Credit Hours (1-3 Lecture Hours) 
Prerequisite: (ECON 2301).


ECON 4396 Directed Individual Study 
1-3 Semester Credit Hours 
ECON 4398 Internship in Economics 
3 Semester Credit Hours 

Undergraduate

 Program Intensive English Program (1 semester) International Year (3 semesters) $31141

 International Year (3 semesters) $23738 

International Year (2 semesters) $15826 

International Year (1 semester) $7913

 Direct Admit (2 semesters 12 credits each) $15210 (varies by program)

 Estimated Room & Board $15,029 - $20,004 

Undergraduate Direct Admission Scholarship

 Scholarship Available - Upto $4,000 

*Direct admission scholarship is available in each year

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