The Sims 4 Discover University: Economics

Standard and Distinguished Economics Degree Applications and Career Benefits

The Sims 4 Economics Degree

Economics Degree in The Sims 4 Discover UniversityEconomics Description: One of the largest forces affecting everyone's decision-making is the flow of money between individuals, groups, and nations. The Economics degree examines the properties of money and its effects, while helping to build the charisma, logic, and research & debate skills.

Distinguished Application

Available at School: Foxbury

Requirements: Being accepted into one of the two schools for a distinguished degree in economics is not guaranteed, but having the following skills and factors in your favor will make it more likely. You begin with a 5/20 chance. This is multiplied by:

FactorSkill Level?Multiplier
High School"A" Student2x
High School"B" StudentFlat, no gain or loss
High School"C" to "F" StudentFrom 0.5 (C) to 0.25 multiplier to score with D-F.
Research and Debate2-3x2
Research and Debate4-6x4
Research and Debate7-10x8

Additionally, Sims can flaunt fame for a x2 multiplier (but will have it dropped to 0.25 on failure). Sims who donate can also see a big multiplier of x16, but a failure there is the worst of the bunch (0.125). Having a multiplier less than 1 is dropping the score a lot.

Ultimately, your final score will determine if you are accepted in to a distinguised program. There is a non-distinguished version of every degree in Discover University. If you fail to get into a distinguished program, you can take the regular version at the other school. There are caveats, so see the degrees guide for more detailed information. It also explains the difference between with and without honors.

Economics Degree Career Benefits

Economics Degree in The Sims 4 Discover University A degree in Economics will have to start higher in the following careers. You'll also receive a signing bonus.

  • Business Career: Investor Branch Level 7
  • Education Career: Administrator Branch Level 6
  • Conservationist Career: Environmental Manager Branch Level 7

With Honors (>3.9 GPA)

  • Business Career: Investor Branch Level 7
  • Education Career: Administrator Branch Level 7
  • Conservationist Career: Environmental Manager Branch Level 7

Distinguished Economics Degree Career Benefits

Distinguished Degrees offer higher starting bonuses, better starting positions in careers and are further amplified if you can manage to do so with honors (having a greater than 3.9 GPA):

  • Business Career: Investor Branch Level 7
  • Education Career: Administrator Branch Level 7
  • Conservationist Career: Environmental Manager Branch Level 8

With Honors (>3.9 GPA)

  • Business Career: Investor Branch Level 8
  • Education Career: Administrator Branch Level 8
  • Conservationist Career: Environmental Manager Branch Level 8

Economics Degree Cheats

You can cheat yourself a Distinguished Economics Degree by using the traits.equip_trait traitname cheat. Here are the ones you need for this degree. Click my guide to cheating in Discover University to learn more.

  • Traits.Equip_Trait trait_University_EconomicsDegreeBA
  • Traits.Equip_Trait trait_University_EconomicsDegreeBAHonors
  • Traits.Equip_Trait trait_University_EconomicsDegreeBS
  • Traits.Equip_Trait trait_University_EconomicsDegreeBSHonors - The best Economics degree, from Foxbury.

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Classes Skills and Schedules in order (different names for each Uni)

1. Charisma, T/Th

2. Charisma M/W/F

3. Logic M/W/F

4. Logic T/Th

5. Research T/Th

6. Research T/Th

7. Logic M/W/F

8. Logic M/W/F

9. Charisma T/Th

10 Charisma T/Th

11 Research M/W/F

12 Research M/W/F

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