College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Mission

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The mission of the economics program is to provide students with the intellectual and analytical tools necessary to function in a dynamic economy. The student will be given training in qualitative and quantitative methodology which will facilitate understanding of economic theory and policy as well as the ability to apply that theory to the real world. Students will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to enter graduate or law school and/or to facilitate a career path in business, finance, government, education, non-profits, and public policy.