The Bachelors of Arts Degree in Economics provides students with the opportunity to obtain a foundation in traditional economic theory and real life applications that are the basis for analytical thinking and sound managerial decision making.
Economics students may choose to specialize in any one of two areas:
- Quantitative Economics
- Global Markets
The program is designed to teach students how to frame questions for economic analysis, to determine which principles, tools and data apply to solve the problem under consideration, and how to explain unexpected results when they occur. With this focus on economic theory and strong research skills, the economics degree program at ESU prepares students for Careers in management, finance and administration in business and the public sector.