Bachelor of Science in Economics

A Degree in Economics Helps You See the Big Picture

Strayer's Bachelor of Science in Economics (BSEC) program provides you with an in-depth view of the economic, political, and cultural forces that shape our world. The complex interconnectedness that is the global economy affects how we live, work and even play. With an economics degree, you can help companies, non-profits and even government agencies understand these forces and how to shape their organization to work in a complex world.

As markets, consumer trends, and entire industries continue to evolve, so must our ability to analyze the data and forecast future trends. At Strayer University, earning a BA in economics will arm you with the critical skill sets needed to understand economic drivers and create effective policies for business, government, and society.

Put your finger on the pulse of the global marketplace, and be a driving force in your professional advancement by earning a bachelor's degree in economics that will put you on the path to a great career.

Accreditation Matters

School of Business ACBSP Accreditation Strayer University's College of Business is accredited by ACBSP, a leading specialized accreditation association for business education.


Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000), which is one of the six regional accrediting bodies in the United States. The Commission is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.