Get the economics qualifications and skills you need as part of a Bachelor of Business (Economics)
Make your mark with a degree in economics. La Trobe’s major in economics gives you insights into the economic principles that drive government policy and business solutions, and the critical thinking skills needed for a career in economic and social policy, finance, consulting and more.
Career outcomes include:
- business analyst
- data scientist
- economic consultant
- financial planner
- insurance broker
- regulatory analyst
- policy analyst
When you study economics as your major, your award will be Bachelor of Business (Economics). This means potential employers will see the specialised skills you gained at La Trobe University.
Study your way with our Bachelor of Business
With more flexibility than ever, our Bachelor of Business is designed to let you to follow your interests while giving you a solid foundation in business know-how. This means you can tailor your study to match your career goals and build skills in a way that suits you.
You’ll be able to:
- choose from a wide range of majors, minors and electives in your areas of interest
- pair your major with complementary study from another discipline through open access majors
- gain more real-world experience with diverse industry leaders and La Trobe University's partners.
How to apply
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Why study business at La Trobe?
La Trobe Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
We're in the top five per cent of business schools worldwide to have earned an AACSB accreditation for delivering excellence in every aspect of our work.
Top 400 globally
Times Higher Education ranks our business and economics subjects among the world’s best.
Times Higher Education (THE), 2021, World University Rankings 2021 by subject: business and economics