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An economics degree will provide you with a solid grounding in economic theory, along with training in applied statistics.

An Economics degree at Lindenwood University requires 33 credit hours of coursework in addition to core education classes. This degree will provide you with a solid grounding in economic theory, along with training in applied statistics. An economics degree is useful for understanding a variety of public policy issues and those skills are highly valued by employers. Economics training is also excellent preparation for graduate coursework in business, law, or the social sciences. 

See a list of Economics Course Descriptions to see the range of possible courses you might be taking.

What Can I Do With an Economics Degree?

Many employers place high value on employees with quantitative skills. Economics training is also excellent preparation for graduate coursework in business, law, or the social sciences. Business economics is a discipline in demand throughout a variety of corporate and nonprofit fields with many specialties and paths. 

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301