Program Learning Outcomes - Economics

 Bachelor of Arts

Students graduating with a BA degree in Economics will:

  1. Utilize microeconomic and macroeconomic theory to analyze a specific economic scenario.

  2. Utilize data to gain insight into a specific economic relationship.

  3. Utilize economic history and/or the history of economic ideas to inform a comprehensive understanding of a current economic perspective or event.

  4. Integrate at least one other disciplinary perspective with economic analysis to produce a critical assessment of a social problem.

  5. Formulate an economic research question and produce a review of the relevant scholarly economic literature as part of an independent research project.

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Bachelor of Science

Students graduating with a BS degree in Economics will:

  1. Utilize microeconomic and macroeconomic theory to analyze a specific economic scenario.

  2. Utilize data to gain insight into a specific economic relationship.

  3. Utilize economic history and/or the history of economic ideas to inform a comprehensive understanding of a current economic perspective or event.

  4. Use mathematical methods to analyze a macroeconomic or microeconomic model or situation.

  5. Formulate an economic research question and produce a review of the relevant scholarly economic literature as part of an independent research project.

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 Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics

Students graduating with a BS degree in Financial Economics will:

  1. Utilize microeconomic and macroeconomic theory to analyze a specific economic scenario.

  2. Utilize data to gain insight into a specific economic relationship.

  3. Critically evaluate the relationships between the structure and operation of financial market institutions and the economy.

  4. Apply microeconomic theory to produce a written assessment of the industrial structure, firm conduct, and economic performance of a specific industry.

  5. Formulate an economic research question and produce a review of the relevant scholarly economic literature as part of an independent research project.

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 Learning outcomes for all graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences