Resources & Opportunities

Department support and equipment

Economics majors take most classes in the Haywood Business Wing of the Center for Science & Business. Former President Bruce Haywood’s philosophy and leadership were the inspiration that led to the creation of the department’s unique and successful approach to undergraduate business education. The comfortable classrooms and numerous individual and team-study spaces are popular study spots.

Graduate school opportunities

Graduates of the department have entered careers in a number of fields and industries. The department’s majors can be found in most sectors of the economy, working in research, management and staff positions.

A high percentage of economics majors enter graduate school in economics, international public policy or business. Graduates frequently secure teaching or research assistantships in their programs.

Career opportunities

Data Collection
Research Analysis
Financial Analysis
Commercial Banker
Trust Services
Risk Management
Financial Services Sales