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The Undergraduate Program in Economics

Undergraduate Program

Economics is currently the second most popular major in New Brunswick, with over 1000 majors enrolled. The Undergraduate Program in Economics provides rigorous training in the basics and provides numerous opportunities for study in specialized fields.

Economics is a quantitative social science that provides students diverse options to achieve a liberal arts education while also meeting specific career preparation goals. Core training in theory and quantitative methods combined with focused course concentrations prepare students for careers in business, public policy work in state and federal government, jobs in international organizations, and graduate study in economics and other social sciences, quantitative finance, data science, law and other fields.