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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:
  • Business Economics, Credits: 39

About this Program

This program develops an understanding of the functioning of the economy, the ability to analyze economic problems, and the theoretical and practical background for careers in business and government. In addition to comprehensive study of economic principles, theories, history, and analysis, the curriculum includes requirements in statistics, accounting, and computer science. Prospective secondary school teachers in the social studies field may elect to concentrate in economics. Emphases exist in Business Economics.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563

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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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email:

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