The Minor in Economics provides students with analytical tools and critical thinking that will enable them to apply economic reasoning to problem solving in business, economics and political issues. It gives students an excellent foundation in economic theory and its application. The Minor in Economics is an excellent choice for students to work in multidisciplinary fields related to financial economics, engineering management and economics, tourism economics, political economy, and business strategy. It increases their chances for employment especially if their primary field of expertise interacts with economics.
Students graduating with a Minor in Economics should be able to:
- 1.Understand the decision making mechanisms of households and firms;
- 2.Understand and analyze economic data;
- 3.Analyze and solve economic problems
- 4.Evaluate the role of the government in the economy.