About the Program
Economics is the study of how society manages its scarce resources, and how individuals ascertain what purchases they will make and how much money to save or invest. In this interesting and challenging discipline, you will gain new insights into how individuals, firms and government agencies make their decisions and how these decisions affect our domestic and global economy. You'll learn about inflation, unemployment, the banking system, economic growth, distribution of income, international trade and international finance, investment decision and government policies. At Century, you'll discover the critical impact that economics has on our lives.
Cost & Financial Aid
As a two-year public community and technical college, Century College receives funding from the State of Minnesota, keeping tuition rates significantly lower than private colleges and universities. With affordable tuition rates and financial aid and scholarship opportunities, our students avoid student loan debt.
Century College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and our programs quality for financial aid including grants, loans, and college work-study. Eligibility for financial aid is determined annually based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Century College's Federal School Code is 010546.
Each year, the Century College Foundation awards more than $300,000 in scholarships to our students. Students are encouraged to create an account and apply for scholarships online.