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Economics, Preparation Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months


 The Economics program is designed for students desiring a career in business, government, international agencies or multinational corporations; and for those planning graduate study in economics, business, law, public administration, urban studies or international relations.

The Department of Economics offers a BA in Economics, as well as as a minor in economics.

We are a small, friendly program. Our faculty will be happy to talk with you about your future job opportunities and/or degree opportunities here at FIU.

The Economics major stresses the analytical and quantitative skills necessary for today's jobs. Employers looking to hire in financial institutions or consulting firms often consider economics to be an extremely attractive major. The Economics department at FIU has placed its majors and minors in banking, government jobs, consulting, financial firms, law schools, business schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

    • Intermediate Microeconomics 
    • Intermediate Macroeconomics 
    • Measurement and Analysis of Economic Activity 
    • Introduction to Econometrics 

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • Programme intensity Full-time
            • Full-time duration 12 months
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus, Online

          English Language Requirements

          This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

          Academic Requirements

          Please submit the following:

          • Online Application   
          • $30 application fee or SAT/ACT waiver
          • Official high school transcripts
          • Official SAT and/or ACT scores 

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            619 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 619 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
          • National Applies to you

            206 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 206 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for North Miami

          • 900 - 1400 USD/month
            Living Costs

          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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