Reach greater heights with a hands-on education that equips you to be successful in 经济学. 的 经济系 strives to provide WKU students with educational opportunities that will help prepare them to be accomplished professionals. 经济学专业 WKU benefit from small, personal classes as well as a modern curriculum that teaches students how to apply economics principles and data analytics skills to decision-making 在职场中. A 学位 in economics allows for flexibility in choosing a career—graduates of the WKU 经济学系 find jobs in finance, banking, insurance, local and federal governments, research institutions, education, and international organizations.
We also offer many activities which prepare students for success beyond the classroom.
学生 有 an opportunity to get involved with student organizations, student success
initiatives, professional development activities, the 峰计划，我们的 菠菜靠谱老平台经济研究中心.
经济学 is the study of how humans decide how to use the limited resources they 有. 文学学士学位 经济学 gives students an excellent foundation for employment in many areas of business and government service, as well as for advanced graduate studies.
的 商业经济学 major combines courses in economics with those in accounting, finance, information systems, management, marketing, and quantitative business analysis. 这个独特的数组 of courses leads to a Bachelor of Science 学位 and provides students with skills 备受雇主青睐.
的 数理经济学 学位 精算专业 seeks to prepare students for careers as actuaries. 精算师使用组合 of strong analytical skills, business knowledge, and an understanding of human behavior 管理风险. Actuaries typically work for health, life, and property insurance companies, but individuals with actuarial training may work in many other areas such as banking, investment, energy, government, employee benefits, predictive analytics, 还有更多.
经济学 is a social science that is heavily dependent on mathematical tools. A 理学学士 in 数理经济学 (一般浓度) gives students an opportunity to learn economics while gaining a solid foundation 在数学方面. This major is ideal for students who are considering advanced graduate studies in economics as well as anyone who's interested in pursuing more technical, 经济学中的数据分析工作.
This graduate certificate will help prepare professionals for jobs in both public 私营部门. 的 certificate comprises quantitative courses offered in M.A. 菠菜靠谱老平台经济学 并提供一个独立的学位.
学生 有 an option to enroll in just the certificate without enrolling in the Master's program or they can earn the certificate while completing their Master's 学位.
什么是跳? 跳是本科/硕士联合项目. 跳允许学生开始工作 toward their 菠菜靠谱老平台经济学硕士 while completing their Bachelor’s 学位.
跳是如何工作的?? 本科 students admitted into 跳 may take graduate courses that count toward 本科和研究生学位. 例如，如果一个学生选修了ECON 465G (3 credit hours), that course can count as 3 hours toward the undergraduate 学位 还有3个小时的硕士学位. 最多12个学时可以重复计算.
跳项目的好处是什么? Double-counting significantly lowers the cost of obtaining a Master's 学位. 如果一个 student double-counts 12 hours, they will need only 18 additional graduate credit hours (instead of 30 in the regular MA program) to get the 菠菜靠谱老平台经济学硕士. In addition to 12 hours that may be double-counted, undergraduate students in 跳 are allowed to take 6 more credit hours of graduate coursework that will apply only 攻读研究生学位. 的refore, a 跳 student can complete half of their MA 甚至在完成学士学位之前就获得学位.
谁可以申请菠菜靠谱老平台经济学跳? To apply for 跳, students 有 to meet the following requirements:
- Be an economics major (economics, business economics and mathematical 经济学);
- Have completed at least 60 hours total, with at least 24 hours at WKU;
- 15 hours of 200-level or higher economics courses with a minimum GPA of 3.25.
《十大菠菜最稳定正规平台》的典型时间轴是什么? 学生 apply for 跳 after completing 60 undergraduate hours. 被录取后 to 跳, students take 4XXG- and 500-level courses, usually during their senior year. After completing their undergraduate 学位, students apply to the MA program and 修完剩下的课程.
Do students 有 to maintain certain grades while in 跳? 是的. 跳学生必须保持至少3分.经济学课程平均绩点2分 3.总绩点为0，以保持良好的成绩.
如何申请跳? To apply or to find out more about the 跳 option, contact Dr. 大卫·齐默