Program Learning Outcomes
Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics
Students graduating with a BS degree in Financial Economics will:
- Generate constructive analysis of real world issues using the theories of economics, including macroeconomic and microeconomic theories or theories of economic institutions.
- Produce a constructive assessment of an economic problem by drawing upon relevant data and utilizing suitable tools and theories in financial economics and accounting.
- Efficiently locate, effectively utilize, and critically interpret economic information and data using econometrics, statistics, accounting or economic and institutional theories.
- Identify complex problems and arguments and analyze those using the theoretical tools and quantitative methods of economics.
- Effectively communicate economic ideas, problems, and findings to both lay and professional audiences.
- Complete an independent research project demonstrating appropriate mastery of research methods in financial economics.
Learning outcomes for all graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences