A degree in economics offers a high degree of flexibility to accommodate specific career objectives. The versatility of the economics degree offers a diverse career path in business, government, education, international organizations and nonprofits. The Department of Economics is pleased to offer both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Economics.

News & Announcements

  • The Department of Economics is accepting applications for its five merit based scholarships. These are open to all majors, minors, and graduate students depending on criteria. Make sure to apply by April 1st!
  • Making an Impact: Cedrick Charles, double major in Economics & Political Science, was featured in EMU Today.
  • Dr. Jenni Putz presented her research entitled "Reading Resources and Student Achievement: Evidence from the Michigan Culture of Reading Program" at the final Economics Brown Bag seminar of the Fall 2022 semester.