Academic Programs


The Department of Economics offers the Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Bachelor of Science Business Administration degrees in economics and real estate. Undergraduate studies in economics prepare students for jobs in businesses, financial firms, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations and for advanced degrees in business, economics, law, public administration, and other social sciences. The economics major also complements learning in other areas of business and the liberal arts.


The Department of Economics offers the Master of Arts in Applied Economics and a dual Master of Science in mathematics and Master of Arts in economics. Master’s students in economics develop and hone their problem-solving abilities and presentation and writing skills by communicating the results of economic analyses. Graduates are attractive candidates for government agencies, marketing research firms, corporate research and financial departments, and consulting firms.