Majors & Programs

The major programs the Department offers are:

  • B.A. in Economics. This degree provides a solid background in traditional economics.
  • B.A. in Political Economy.This degree gives the student training in both traditional economics and political economy. Political economy considers the way that class, power, institutions, and gender affect, and are affected by, economic systems.
  • B.A. in Applied Economics. This degree provides rigorous training in economics combined with coursework in business-related fields such as accounting and finance.
  • B.A. in Mathematical Economics. This degree provides rigorous training in economics combined with coursework in mathematics.

In addition, the Economics Department offers three minors: