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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • 5-Year BA/MS, Credits: 46

About this Program

The major and minor programs in economics offer students a set of required and elective courses designed to provide students a greater understanding of society and a method of thinking useful for a variety of career opportunities The economics department offers students majors (1) in an economics concentration through a traditional liberal arts program and (2) in a business economics concentration, which provides training in practical problem solving techniques useful in private and public sector decision making as preparation for careers in private business, banking, and government. The area of Social Science, Social Studies, and Economics also offer economics related programs for teacher preparation.

Program Locations

  • St. Cloud State University 56301

Labor Market Information

  • College Economics Teachers

  • Median wage: $98,346/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Economists

  • Median wage: $28.57/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud State University
720 4th Ave. S. Saint Cloud, MN 56301 Toll-Free: (877) 654-7278 Local: (320) 308-2244 TTY: (800) 627-3529