We prepare our students to solve societal issues, to understand and address problems facing our justice and legal infrastructures, to be informed and participate in politics and analyze economic trends in our society and around the globe.


Economics analyzes how individuals, businesses and governments choose to use resources. Such resources include availability, land, buildings, equipment and the knowledge of how to combine them to create useful products and services. This degree will help you build skills for a variety of career options in economics.
Economics - Plan of Study
Economics - Four Year Plan

Career Possibilities 
    High School Teacher or College Professor
Government and Public Service 
     Foreign Service Officer
     CIA Analyst or Agent
Corporate Finance
     Business Journalist
     International Analyst 
     Investment Banker
Law School
Banking and Financial Services
     Credit Analyst 
     Loan Officer
     Investment Banker
     Financial Manager
Economic Analysis
International Economics
     International Business or Economic Analyst 
     Industry, Economic or Political Analyst 

What Can You Do With This Major? Economics

If you're interested in scholarships, please review the information on the Scholarships page or contact the 
faculty and staff of the Department of Economics for more information.