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Georgia Southern’s College of Business Online Master in Economics program ranked in top five

The Georgia Southern University Master of Science in Applied Economics degree has been named in the five best online master in economics degree programs by provides in-depth rankings of degree programs and colleges and universities. When ranking degree programs or colleges and universities, balances academic excellence, return on investment and indirect or secondary benefits.

A master’s degree in economics provides a solid foundation of the fundamental tools needed to perform evaluations of economic issues and policies. The degree requires strong analytical and quantitative skills, which makes graduates of such programs valuable employees in many industries. The Georgia Southern Online Master in Applied Economics program is fully online, featuring small class sizes and a flexible schedule. Students complete the 30-hour program in two years and exit the program with concrete analytical skills in financial economics, regulatory issues and economic development. The AACSB—International program prepares its graduates for careers in government, financial institutions and industry, and helps students analyze profit maximization strategies, as well as consumers’ choices.

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Georgia Southern University, a public Carnegie Doctoral/Research University founded in 1906, offers more than 125 degree programs serving more than 20,500 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement. Georgia Southern is recognized for its student-centered and hands-on approach to education. Visit


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