B.S. in Economics and International Affairs

The School of Economics and the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

This is a specialized joint Bachelor of Science degree from the School of Economics and the Sam Nunn School of international Affairs. Students focus on the most pressing concerns of today’s global community, with core classes in economics, international affairs, foreign language, social and natural science, mathematics, computer science, and humanities. Upper-level coursework provides specific training in areas including international security and diplomacy, comparative cultures, statistical modeling, and microeconomic and macroeconomic theory and policy.

Students are encouraged to pursue at least two internships while in the Economics and International Affairs degree program. The Schools sponsor summer programs around the globe, including programs in Brussels, Shanghai, Buenos Aires, and Costa Rica.

Focus Areas

  • Enviornmental Economics
  • Industrial Organization
  • International Economics

Sample Courses

  • Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
  • Global Enterprise
  • International Economics
  • International Energy Markets
  • US Foreign Policy

Career Paths

  • Foreign Policy
  • International Finance
  • International Trade
  • International Security
  • International Investment Analysis
  • Management of Global Organizations

 


The Georgia Institute of Technology is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of the Georgia Institute of Technology.