Economics

Overview

Economics examines how individuals, businesses, and societies interact. By studying economics, you can gain a better understanding of the costs and benefits of a course of action and thus make informed decisions. Decision-making skills are necessary in multiple areas of the economy including the government and business workplaces.

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Degrees

  • Economics - BBA
  • Economics - BS
  • Economics - MS
  • International Business Administration - Chinese - BBA
  • International Business Administration - French - BBA
  • International Business Administration - German - BBA
  • International Business Administration - Russian - BBA
  • International Business Administration - Korean - BBA
  • International Business Administration - Spanish - BBA

 

What Will I Learn?

  • Computing, manipulating and analyzingnumerical data
  • Developing budgets
  • Performing cost/benefit analyses
  • Creating and evaluating financial reports
  • Applying statistical methods
  • Writing proposals, reports and articles

 

Example Courses

  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Economics of Social Issues
  • Money and Banking
  • Sports Economics and Business
  • International Trade
  • Games and Decision Making

All Major Courses

 

Career Opportunities

  • Quantitative analyst
  • Budget analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Mathematicians and statisticians
  • Investment banker
  • Technical writer
  • Urban planner

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$47,534

1st year

$61,269

5th year

$77,776

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

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