Bachelor of Arts in Economics
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

Program Details

An online BA in Economics, offered by UMass-Dartmouth, can open the door to new career paths or give you an educational advantage in your current position.  Whether you plan to work in local government or for a multi-national corporation, this degree can prepare you to think critically and make decisions based upon data analysis, trends, forecasts, policies and economic issues.  This online BA can also improve your communication, writing and reading skills via presentations, arguments and analysis.  If you have already taken college classes at a regionally-accredited institution, UMass-Dartmouth enables you to utilize transfer credits in earning this online BA.  Within this particular curriculum, economics are generally studied from the following perspectives:
  • Environmental
  • State and local
  • Labor
  • Health

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)