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UNCG Student Learning Outcomes

Economics (BA)


The mission of the BA program in economics is to extend students' liberal arts education by teaching them how to apply economic reasoning and analysis to a variety of microeconomic and macroeconomic policy issues. This program is designed to improve students' analytical, quantitative, and critical thinking skills in order to prepare them to enter the competitive job market, enhance their careers, and earn graduate and professional degrees.

Learning Outcomes

Formulate an Economic Problem
Students will demonstrate the ability to formulate an economic problem.

Analyze a Problem and Determine Solutions
Students will apply economic reasoning to analyze an economic problem and determine solutions.

Students will effectively communicate the economic problem and their solution(s) in writing and via oral presentation.

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