You might think of them as the Jedi of the business world. An economics degree launches students into a variety of well-paying careers as consultants for major firms and managers in corporations, non-profits and the government. It’s also often a starting point for students who plan to attend law school, earn an MBA or pursue higher-level economic degrees.
Economics Bachelor's Program
Undergraduate students who wish to pursue an economics degree have several options, including two concentrations of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, a Bachelor of Science in International Business, or a Bachelor of Arts.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Business Economics Major
The major in Business Economics from the Sam M. Walton College of Business requires 21 hours of major and collateral courses in the discipline as well as satisfying the other requirements for the B.S.B.A. degree.Learn More
Bachelor of Science in International Business
The Bachelor of Science in International Business degree is intended for students who wish to learn more about the international aspects of business. Students pursuing this degree may select a concentration in Economics.Learn More
Bachelor of Arts in Economics
Students obtaining this degree must complete University Core requirements, Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduation Requirements, and additional coursework.Learn More
New & Noteworthy
Gaduh earned a doctorate in economics from the University of Southern California, a master’s in economics from Cambridge University and bachelor’s in computer science from University of California at Berkeley.
May 12, 2022
The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at the Rogers Convention Center. Register now.
December 8, 2021
Mervin Jebaraj, the center’s director, will outline the economic highlights in the State of the Northwest Arkansas Region Report and will report on economic data and insights regarding regional housing affordability and the continued impacts of the pandemic.
October 13, 2021