Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy
Athabasca University

Program Details

Earn a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Political Economy through Athabasca University online.  Students will begin to analyze, debate, and evaluate the functions of politics, society, and economics to meet the challenges of the 21st century.  Studies include but are not limited to:

  • Macro and Microeconomics
  • Globalization and world politics
  • Statistics for business economics
  • International trade

Students may focus on Global or Canadian Political Economics.  Skills and knowledge gained in this program are beneficial in today’s competitive market.  Possible career paths such as research specialist, business advisory, foreign trade analysis, and more.  Expand theoretical and interdisciplinary knowledge with AU online.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Athabasca University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Non-Canadian students must provide high school diploma or GED and transcripts.
  • Applicants must be 16 years or older.