The prestigious and practical field of Economics is excellent preparation for careers in business, government, and the law, as well as education, journalism, foreign service, consulting, and politics. In today’s complex world markets the need to understand the field of economics is clear. The U.S. Department of Labor consistently reports strong demand for economics majors in today’s job market. Also, your economics degree is often one of the most accepted undergraduate majors for graduate programs in Business and Law.
You will learn to think and act. The economics major at Wilson College develops your analytic and decision-making abilities as well as an understanding of the domestic and international environments that influence governments, businesses and consumers. Your course of study is intentionally interdisciplinary. While most courses are drawn from the areas of economics and business, you will also study mathematics, computer science, political science, and psychology.
Our economic students have had internships with financial institutions, government agencies, brokerage houses, and international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank.
Our graduates in economics have pursued advanced degrees at the American University, Johns Hopkins, University of Buffalo, Princeton, London School of Economics, Penn State, and Boston University.
Be the thought leader in today’s complex world. Study Economics.
Links of Interest:
National Association of Business Economics: http://www.nabe.com/
Careers in Economics http://www.nabe.com/careers/index.html