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Earning an Associate of Arts (AA) degree involves enrolling in a technical or community college for two years. Within these two years a student focuses on a certain field of study in order to earn the desired degree.

Economics and administration is a fusion of many different disciplines. Professionals are trained in business, macro and micro economics, finance, public policy and other topics to help them analyze and understand the national or global financial picture.

Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. The common requirements to study at a higher education level in United States will include your admissions essay (also known as the statement of purpose or personal statement), transcript of records, recommendation/reference letters, language tests

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Sierra College

Economics is the academic discipline that deals with the way societies produce and consume goods and services. As a descriptive discipline, it is concerned with accurate ... [+]

Economics is the academic discipline that deals with the way societies produce and consume goods and services. As a descriptive discipline, it is concerned with accurate portrayals of national economies, as well as those of regions, firms and individuals. As an analytical discipline its tools are used to order, modify and describe economic activity.

TRANSFER MAJOR REQUIREMENTS in Economics are available in the Counseling Center. In all cases, students should consult with a counselor for specific transfer requirements. Positions for which four-year graduates in Economics are qualified are found in government service, banking and industry.

Economics for Transfer

AA-T Degree The Associate in Arts in Economics for Transfer degree (AA-T) program provides students with a strong foundation in Economics. Upon completion of the program, students will use critical thinking to demonstrate an understanding of major Economics concepts, including solving quantitative problems with such issues as opportunity costs, markets and profit maximization; analyze the basic principles underlying the economic way of thinking; list and distinguish basic economic terms; and analyze the supply and demand model.... [-]

USA Rocklin
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Sierra College

A stable career choice, accounting is an excellent option for those with a natural talent for mathematics and organization. This program offers training for many accounti ... [+]

The mission of the Sierra College Business Department is to provide a quality business education that prepares students for educational and career success.

Engaged in principles, theories, and practices of leadership and management, the Business student prepares to enter the worlds of commerce and public administration or to transfer as a junior to a university. In management and general business courses one learns about the behavior of organizations and of the skills for effective leadership, decision-making, and administration. More specialized courses include accounting, law and mathematics in business, the fundamentals of profitable investing, methods of marketing goods and services, or the principles and practice of real estate.... [-]

USA Rocklin
September 2020
Full-time
12 months
Campus
San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley

Two of the most concise definitions of economics are as follows: Economics is the study of production, consumption and allocation decisions under conditions of scarcity, ... [+]

What is Economics?

Two of the most concise definitions of economics are as follows: Economics is the study of production, consumption and allocation decisions under conditions of scarcity, or as the author of The Armchair Economist, Steven Landsburg, says, economics boils down to four words, “People respond to incentives.” Everything else is noise.

Economics is usually broken down into two sub-disciplines:

Macroeconomics looks at the performance of the economy as a whole. Many macroeconomic issues appear in the news daily. Economic students study topics such as economic growth; inflation; changes in employment and unemployment, our trade performance with other countries and the relative success or failure of government economic policies and the policies made by the Federal Reserve.... [-]

USA San Mateo
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Full-time
Campus
Richfield University

Richfield College’s Associate of Arts in Business Administration with option in Accounting degree program provides a solid foundation of ... [+]

Associate of Arts (AA) Degree in Business Administration with option in Accounting

Richfield College’s Associate of Arts in Business Administration with option in Accounting degree program provides a solid foundation of academic disciplines in management, business communications and practices, information management, and business ethics with a specialization in accounting.

Career Opportunities

The program graduates learn to perform important accounting tasks such as recording and posting business transactions, handling payroll, inventory, accounts receivable and payables. With the foundation knowledge in business administration, the graduates can contribute to the office supervision and management and successfully handle business operations that require the use of accounting information and resources.... [-]

USA Los Angeles
September 2020
Campus
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