Bachelor of Science in Economics

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in Economics degree program is designed for those who wish to enter government, legal, business, or teaching professions. Intellectually challenging, the Economics degree offers sound training in economic theory and institutions, while fostering the ability to analyze the problems of business and society through modern quantitative methods.

Students who complete the bachelor’s degree in Economics will be able to demonstrate:

  • A broad overview of economic concepts, theories, and applications.
  • Critical-thinking skills and an ability to understand the fundamentals of microeconomic and macroeconomic theories.
  • A broad-based education in the liberal arts, including exposure to the humanities, the social sciences, and the natural sciences, that may be considered complete in itself or suitable as preparation for graduate study.

Note: Students pursuing the economics degree program may have to cross-register and take upper-level courses in the College of Arts & Sciences at day tuition rates.

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