The Department of Economics offers a B.S. in Economics, a minor in Economics, and a minor in Applied Statistics and Data Science.
The Department of Economics offers a wide variety of classes covering topics such as Law and Economics, International Trade, Money and Banking, and Public Economics . For students looking to fulfill UC requirements, we offer two UC courses: Principles of Microeconomics and Principles of Macroeconomics. Click on the links below to learn more:
Given that economics complements a number of academic disciplines and career paths, students who study economics at Quinnipiac University often double major. Past students have added a second major in Political Science, Finance, English, Legal Studies, Marketing, Management, Entrepreneurship, Philosophy, Mathematics, History, and Theater. The forthcoming Applied Statistics and Data Science major particularly goes well with an Economics major.
The Department of Economics is committed to helping our students succeed in their desired careers. Each year, the department takes students on job shadowing opportunities at The Travelers Companies, Inc. and Aetna Inc. Economics graduates have chosen to work at institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Pepsi, The Wall Street Journal, and Wells Fargo.
Are you interested in pursuing graduate school? With a B.S. in economics from our program, students are prepared for M.A. and Ph.D. economics programs through mathematical and analytical skill building. These skills also provide foundations for a number of other graduate school paths, such as MBAs and law degrees. An education in economics prepares you for graduate programs in economics, business, law, public administration, management, and medical school.
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Student Clubs and Honor Societies
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Our Economics students and faculty welcome you to join us in a variety of community events to get to know other students and faculty and make friends to last a lifetime. Click here to view the ways in which you can join our community.