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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:

Reagan Drake
Reagan Drake

Law Student
University of Chicago

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David Dowling
David Dowling

Law Student
Cornell University

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Dana Trentalange
Dana Trentalange

Junior Associate
Anzalone Liszt Grove Research

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Ken Quinlan
Ken Quinlan

Advisory Associate
PwC Consulting

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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