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Expand your horizons with Economics

Expand your horizons with economics

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

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

Why enroll in the Department of Economics? 

  • A specialized curriculum with small class sizes
  • Relevant coursework focused on preparing graduates for immediate job placement
  • An experienced 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.

Undergradaute 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 Lo Sasso, Professor & Driehaus Fellow
    Lo Sasso is a nationally recognized health economist. His research spans several dimensions of health and labor economics, health policy and health services and outcomes research.

    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