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Our Programs

Economics is a behavioral science which focuses on how human beings allocate their scarce resources. An education in economics prepares students for a wide variety of careers in both the private and public sectors, as well as providing an excellent foundation for law school or other advanced degree work.

What Can You Do With An Econ Degree?

Learn how some of our alumni have found success:

Kai He
Kai He

Medical Student
UAB School of Medicine

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Eleanor Hudson
Eleanor Hudson

Law Student
University of Texas at Austin

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Brice Bishop
Brice Bishop

Financial Analyst
O'Neal Steel, Inc.

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RJ Martin
RJ Martin

Research Assistant
American Enterprise Institute

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Seminar Series

Fridays at 3:00pm, the Department of Economics hosts speakers from around the country to discuss pressing and practical matters for economics.

Friday Seminar Series Schedule