Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics major in Financial Economics and Bachelor of Science in Applied Corporate Management
Degree Codes: Program- BSAE2 Plan – BSAE-F/APC
This program combines the fields of financial economics and corporate management to equip students with the skills to apply economic theory to an understanding of financial markets and financial decision-making and to real world problems that are faced in a corporate environment. The program aims to provide students with both theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the various aspects of business and nurture a well-rounded manager equipped with both technical and management skills with a focus on corporate finance. Students will learn the importance of formal economic and econometric modeling frameworks and strategies emphasizing the increasingly dominant role of mathematics and logic. They will develop the ability to communicate the essential aspects of economic policy and its implications through applied research, develop problem solving skills, and integrate the core La Sallian values into one’s life.
It takes 15 trimesters to finish the program. To successfully complete the program, students should be able to hurdle 225 units of formal academic coursework as well as comply with the academic requirements set by the two departments. Aside from this academic requirement, students will take up 12 units of non-academic subjects for their wholistic development. Students in this program need to write two independent theses that conform with standards prescribed by each department. Students are also required to undertake practicum work in any private corporation or government entity.
Updated: July 24, 2013