The Economics minor program is intended for non‑economics majors who choose to achieve some proficiency in economic analysis. It involves a minimum of eighteen credits in Economics.
The program in economics is designed to develop an understanding of economic relationships in contemporary life in order to equip a student to analyze economic issues of social and economic policy. This includes a systematic introduction to the basic theoretical and empirical techniques of economics. The program seeks to accommodate a broad range of student interests including preparation for careers in business or government, and graduate school in economics, business, law, or public administration.