• Overview
  • As a business economics major, you will develop strong critical thinking, analytical and research skills. You will also build a solid foundation in all areas of business — including marketing, finance and management — through our nationally recognized Integrated Business Curriculum.

    If you choose the general option, you will have the flexibility to expand your knowledge and marketability by taking courses, inside or outside the business program, that complement your economics studies. If you pursue the finance option, you will explore how economic drivers — like economic growth, inflation and market regulations affect financial markets.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:
    • Are interested in local, national and global issues
    • Like working with numbers
    • Are an analytical thinker
    • Want a variety of career options
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you may become a:
    • Credit analyst
    • Financial analyst
    • Industrial market analyst
    • Loan officer
    • Market analyst
    • Bond trader
    • Economic analyst
    • General manager
    • Insurance agent
    • Lobbyist
    • Purchasing analyst
    • Budget analyst
    • Environmental planner
    • Import/export agent
    • Investment broker
    • Management consultant
    • Politician
    • Government official
    • Real estate appraiser
  • Areas of Concentration
  • Whether it’s custom classes, an emphasis, or an option, this degree offers you an even more enhanced and customizable experience in the following areas: