Economics at American University: Overview

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At the American University through Economics program you can get degrees of the following award levels: Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Admission test scores, TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) are demanded when applying. The classes of this program will be held at 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW.

The average total number of students of all degrees enrolled in this specialty is 126 or more and 57.9% of students are men. 6.3% of students enrolled in the Economics program are non-residents of the United States.

American University offers on-campus housing. American University campus is safe for students with 0.23% of maximum crimes a year. Burglary, arson and forcible sex offense are the most frequently detected crimes. Students that live on campus usually paying for room 9704$ for academic year. Academic/career counselling and employment services available for students. 22% of students receive financial aid.

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  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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  • Secondary school rank
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


  • Formal demonstration of competencies


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