Do employers see a difference between a BA in econ and a BS in econ

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i go to a non target(University of Maryland college park) and wanted to do a BA in economics and was wondering how hard is it to find business related job with a BA in econ? what type of courses should one be taking as a BA econ to make it as similar as possible to a BS in economics?

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Jul 21, 2017

if your classmates / alumni knows which one is the real deal, you better try not to shortcut.

Otherwise, No

M7 MBA, iBanking. Top MSF grad. AntiTNA. Truth is hard to hear! But... :
DickFuld: Yeah....most of these people give terrible advice.:
Jul 21, 2017

i know it;s just that i am not in a high enough math to take the BS course yet

Jul 21, 2017

If you've taken Cacl II/III, Micro/Macro 101 & 201, Stats, Econometrics, and International Econ it shouldn't matter.

Jul 21, 2017

is financial modeling and applied econometrics good too?

Jul 22, 2017

You can't do legit financial modeling without understanding accounting. Only thing you can do is calc irr and present value.

Jul 21, 2017

Employers can smell BS from a mile away

Jul 22, 2017

what do you mean?

Jul 21, 2017

No difference.

Jul 21, 2017
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