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Expand your horizons with Economics

Expand your horizons with economics
Expand your horizons with economics

Start seeing the world differently. Start thinking like an economist.

The Department of Economics at DePaul will prepare you for a wide range of careers in business, financial institutions, government and public service.

Why enroll in programs offered by the Department of Economics? 

  • Specialized curricula with small class sizes
  • Relevant coursework that prepares graduates for immediate job placement and career advancement
  • A distinguished faculty with real-world experience


Earn a degree in economics from the Driehaus College of Business or the College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. Or earn a minor in economics.

Undergraduate Programs


We offer degree programs designed to give you the tools to make sound business decisions in your career. Earn an MBA or specialized MS degree.

Graduate Programs
  • Faculty Spotlight

    Anthony Lo Sasso

    Anthony LoSasso, Professor & Driehaus Fellow
    LoSasso is a nationally recognized health economist. His research  focuses on health and labor economics, including the impact of policies and services on health outcomes.

    Learn more about our faculty
  • Alumni Spotlight

    Katelyn Rowley

    Katelyn Rowley (MS ’15)
    “Figure out what aspect of economics you enjoy and most likely there will be a job that combines that passion with economic analysis.”

    Learn more about our alumni