Are you a persistent problem-solver who is good with details? 一个圣. Kate’s economics major will appeal to your analytical nature and give you a global perspective on economics through a social justice lens.
A major in economics is flexible and combines well with another major or minor, such as 会计, 销售, or political science, to provide you with a more specialized set of skills.
Take 32 credits per year to finish your degree in four years.
研究 经济学 Issues Alongside 教师 Mentors
As a part of the economics program at St 凯特的, class discussions will encourage critical thinking and writing in class, and also feature student presentations to build your communication skills.
You’ll study questions as diverse as the causes of labor market discrimination, how to improve education for women and girls, why recessions occur, and 业务 profitability.
In addition, St. Kate’s offers a robust collaborative undergraduate research program that gives students opportunities to conduct research with 教师 mentors and present their findings at local, 区域, and national conferences, as well as discipline-specific symposiums.
After earning an economics degree from St. 凯特的, you'll be aptly prepared for a range of careers in 业务, 政府, and nonprofits, 包括
- finance and insurance companies
- research and development companies
- 政府 agencies and services
- international organizations
An economics bachelor's degree will also position you for graduate and professional programs in economics, public policy, international relations, 业务, 或法律, among many others.