BA in Economics

Our BA gives you a solid background in all facets of economics, is the least quantitative of the three economics degrees, and provides excellent preparation for working after graduation or studying in master's programs.

With a BA in economics, you can choose from courses in comparative economic systems; economic theory; econometrics; economic development; game theory; industrial organization; cost-benefit analysis; environmental, financial, and international trade; and finance, mathematical, monetary, public, and labor economics.

Economics BA students typically work in business and industry, set up their own businesses, go to law school, or undertake master's programs in the US and abroad.