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Economics Requirements

Objective 

The Department of Economics and Business offers a major in economics and supports several interdisciplinary majors including mathematical economics, international political economy, and environmental science. The department aims to provide students with rigorous grounding in economic principles and business concepts so that they can communicate effectively, analyze data, work independently, and frame/resolve ill-defined problems, in order to provide excellent preparation for careers in business and public service. Many of the department’s students attend the nation’s finest business and law schools and pursue graduate study in economics, public policy, and environmental management at leading research universities.

Click to view the Economics Major Requirements in the course catalog.