B.S. in Economics


The Bachelor of Science in Economics degree aims to help students develop an understanding of economic principles and how to apply them to real-world issues. With several different types of learning formats and avenues, this degree program will provide students with both challenging and engaging coursework.

Designed With You in Mind

The flexibility of the Economics degree program allows students to choose from a wide variety of minors or secondary teaching fields. Essentially, students can “custom fit” this degree to their career goals. Recent Economics graduates have pursued careers in:

  • Public School Teaching
  • Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Retailing
  • Software Design
  • Financial Consulting


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Program Objectives

  • Prepare students to meet the demands of the current challenging and competitive workforce, as well as entrance into Graduate School
  • Help students develop an understanding of economic principles and their applications to real-world problems
  • Provide students with a challenging and rewarding learning experience

Coursework Highlights

ClassNumberClass Name
ECON3303Money and Banking
ECON3304Environmental Economics
ECON3306Political Economy
ECON4301International Economics
ECON4302Economic Development of the United States
ECON4311Econometrics and Forecasting

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

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