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Economics Majors Have Big Opportunities

The Economics and Computational Analysis degree program introduces students to advances in economic analysis that allows them to incorporate that system complexity into their decision-making. This program gives students a broad understanding of economic activities and specific quantitative skills to rigorously analyze economic, social, business, and/or public policy issues.

Why We're Unique

  • According to Payscale.com, Economics majors have the 10th highest average starting and mid-career salaries nationwide out of over 400 possible majors.
  • The Economics and Computational Analysis major is great preparation for a graduate degree in economics and many other areas, from law to public policy to an MBA.

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Accredited by AACSB International, a mark of excellence earned by fewer than 5% of all business schools worldwide.
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Career Focused

Hands-on learning to prepare you as you launch your career.

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Hands On

Students have the opportunity to learn through experiencing real-world situations and utilizing industry tools.

Launch Your Career with UAH

Whether you are starting your degree, or are interested in transferring to UAH, the economics program will be the perfect fit for you. This major will prepare you for your future career! In the College of Business, students have the opportunity to learn from faculty who are leading exciting research, network with industry leaders, and prepare for their future while utilizing our extensive career focused resources.

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