College Degrees

Master of Business Administration-Business Economics

An MBA in business economics may provide fundamental economic education to professionals interested in working in analytical, research, and management positions. Students in this kind of MBA program are comprised of both those seeking to begin careers in economic reporting positions, or those seeking advancement from their current roles, and these positions can span many industries. Students may learn a variety of economical approaches and taught the essentials to data and trend analysis. These techniques may be utilized in a number of applications in the business world. Finances and market trends are crucial components to a functioning economy, and it’s important to have professionally trained individuals and teams that understand how it works, and could further make recommendations to see that in continues to operate soundly.

Government, public and private companies alike may employ economists in research and analysis positions. Some grads might seek work in the professional sector, as economic consultants, conducting quantitative analysis on departments, sales forecasts and more. Insurance is another sector that regularly utilizes trained economists, in positions like financial analysts, cost estimators, and risk management specialists. Although an MBA in business economics has many different applications across many industries, the essential responsibilities most frequently involve research, evaluation and planning.

Example Courses

  • Environmental Economics
  • Research Methods in Applied Economics
  • Managerial Economics

Potential Industries

  • Government Sector
  • Consulting Services
  • Insurance

Colleges Offering Degree

  • Baruch College City University of New York
  • Ashford University
  • University of Texas Arlington

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