UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The Economics major at UW-River Falls will give you a greater understanding of how people, businesses and governments respond to their economic environment. Many issues in the media—jobs, wages, taxes, healthcare, inflation, unemployment, inequality, pollution and poverty—are all fundamentally economic issues. The daily decisions of businesses and consumers are also economic in nature. Understanding and analyzing all of these factors and processes at work will position you as a valuable asset in the job market. Studying economics provides you with a systematic, disciplined way of thinking in all aspects of business and life.
Highlights of the Economics Major
As a student in this program, you will learn to:
As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared for a career in the field of economics. Below is a list of potential job titles and employers that graduates have found employment or internship opportunities with.