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University of Pittsburgh Bradford    
2021-2022 Bradford Campus Catalog 
  Feb 03, 2023
2021-2022 Bradford Campus Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Economics, BA

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Contact: Dr. Shailendra Gajanan

Economics is the study of the allocation, production, and distribution processes in an economy and how policy decisions impact the economy. Students majoring in economics develop the analytical and quantitative skills required for careers in the private and public sectors.

Degree Requirements

Total credits required for the major: 52-53

General Education Program Requirements and Electives-Variable

(See General Education Program  and General Requirements for the Bachelor’s Degree  under Academic Policies and Guidelines for further details.)

Please be advised

Please be advised that some programs or courses of study require that students complete rotations, fieldwork, internships/externships and/or teaching assignments at facilities external to the university, while other programs or courses of study may offer voluntary internships or externships at facilities external to the university. Depending on the program or course, such facilities will or may require a criminal background check, an act 33/34 clearance (if applicable), and perhaps a drug screen to determine participant qualification or eligibility. Additionally, in order to become licensed, many states will inquire as to whether the applicant has been convicted of a misdemeanor, a felony, or a felonious or illegal act associated with alcohol and/or substance abuse.

Suggested Course of Study

Third Year

Fourth Year

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