DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM
The Institute of Economics and Finance Ц SUNY (USA)
The Dual Degree Program offered by The Institute
in collaboration with SUNY (State University of New York) provides
an opportunity to obtain a BachelorТs Degree in Financial Services
(BBA). The program combines fundamental sciences from Institute of Economics and Finance and
American management style and business practices. Upon completion
of this program, students will receive the BachelorТs Degree of
Institute of Economics and Finance and the Bachelor of Business Administration conferred by SUNY
Canton. The course of studies lasts four years. Students can earn
a SUNY Canton Degree while studying at Institute of Economics and Finance since part of the courses
delivered by the home university is accepted by SUNY Canton and
the rest of the American courses are delivered online or via videoconferencing.
The program aims to prepare highly qualified professionals who will
have the tools for solving vital economic issues as well as the
ability to answer increasingly complicated questions of quality
SUNY is one of the leading
state systems for higher education. It provides a high level of
quality and excellence in education and research. SUNY Canton is
part of the system of 64 campuses which comprise the State University
of New York. The institution was founded in 1906 in Canton, New
York. The universityТs most recent focus has been in the development
and delivery of baccalaureate degree programs in an online format.
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say about SUNY Canton
Within the frameworks of this program students
take courses offered by SUNY in an online format and earn a BachelorТs
Degree of this University. In addition to online SUNY courses professors
of SUNY visit The Institute of Economics and Finance. A member of
Institute of Economics and Finance staff performs the role of an advisor for the students Ц participants
of the program and acts as an intermediary between the two partner
Benefits of the program
- High level of English
Students have intensive training in English and in Business English
to be prepared for classes from SUNY Canton and for passing the
TOEFL examination successfully. The English language classes provide
an opportunity to communicate with native speakers and joint video-conferences
with American students
- An opportunity to study the
experience of international, Russian and American business practices
- Two Bachelor Degrees of
leading and prestigious Higher Educational Institutions. The Degrees
conferred by SUNY are acknowledged all over the world
- Broad employment opportunities
in Russian and international organizations of both state and private
- The graduates of this program
obtain an opportunity to continue their education in order to get
a MasterТs Degree abroad.
- The program is arranged so
that the requirements for both degrees can be completed in 8 terms.
The advantages for students are that the total number of credits
required is significantly less than if both degrees were earned
Throughout the whole course
of studies students work closely with their advisor to be sure they
are meeting all requirements of the program.
Research Supervisor of the program Ц PhD in Economics Valitov Sh.M.
Program coordinator Ц PhD in Philology Akhmetshina A.R.
Program specialists Ц Abdullina L.G., Urazmetova D.I.
Phone number: (8432) 2911313
More detailed information about distant learning courses provided
by SUNY Canton can be found on the following sites: