Economics is a social science and as such an important component of the liberal arts curriculum. It provides a useful background for students interested in careers in public policy, business, or finance.
We invite you to explore our website to learn more about majors and minors in economics, course offerings, and the opportunities that await.
Here you'll find a general description of what economics is all about, its value to prospective students, details about advanced placement waivers, and research and job opportunities available to majors.
Majors and Minors
The Economics Department offers two majors (Economics and Mathematical Economics) and two different minor programs. Students wishing to declare an Economics major should see Lynn Costello, Undergraduate Coordinator.