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Program Information

School:Douglas College
Faculty:Commerce & Business Administration
Field of Study:Economics, General
Description:For students interested in the dynamics of the global economy, decision-making in the world of business and politics and the rationale behind government policies affecting the environment, international trade and public projects, this Associate of Arts degree is a valuable and interesting choice.

Courses are taught by classroom lecture and discussion with student presentations often required. The objective of our courses is to provide a sound understanding of market-based economies along with the policy role assumed by government.
URL:Economics at Douglas College
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and BrokersEconomists

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

All applicants for admission to the College must satisfy at least ONE of the following criteria: BC secondary school graduation (or the equivalent in another school system); one course short of BC secondary school graduation; 19 years old by the end of the first month of the first semester of attendance; 17 years old on the first day of the first semester of attendance and has not been in school for at least one year; or completion of a certificate or equivalent from a special needs program and has been in school for 12 years.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 28, 2017