Undergraduate Economics Program (BA in Economics)
Bogotá - presencial
The undergraduate program in Economics is oriented to study economic theory and interdisciplinary interaction, to analyze different global phenomena and their impact on society.
Economics students can transform the nation. To this purpose, the Economics undergraduate program offers an interdisciplinary formation in core economic courses, such as macroeconomics, microeconomics, and econometrics.
Future economists may contribute to the social transformation and development of the nation, contributing their knowledge to the design and implementation of public policies that seek to close gaps and improve the living conditions of the most vulnerable.
They will also be agents of change by the analysis of current data and historical facts to understand different economic and social phenomena at regional, national, and international levels.
The broad knowledge of quantitative methods and various aspects of the social sciences also enables the development of skills to study the decisions of individuals and how they affect the distribution of resources.
Economics professionals may undertake and innovate, thanks to their broad knowledge of the functioning and interaction of different markets.
Why study economics at Externado?
- Externado University has in the best 600 universities in the world, according to the QS University Ranking, from 2015 to 2021.
- We are one of the ten best economics schools in Colombia according to the ranking of Revista Dinero.
- You will be able to join different research groups where you will strengthen your academic and professional profile.
- To receive your professional degree, you can choose different degree options such as international exchange, internship, thesis, or start studying for a master’s degree in the last semester of your career.