The Economics minor is a nice complement to a wide variety of programs. The minor will provide students with a basic introduction to economic literacy and competency, plus introductory training in the tools of economic decision-making. At its core, Economics is the study of choice in the face of constraints, and the tools to make careful choices are useful in any career and in any household. The minor provides a foundation to Economic decision-making that will prove useful in nearly any environment.
The Economics minor complements several majors, providing the students with the following benefits:
- Overview of economic fundamentals
- Build quantitative skills
- Improve critical thinking power
- Exposure to public policy
- Informed decision making
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Take a closer look at the minor in Economics and the courses offered toward the program.
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