Economics

The Economics program at the University of Dubuque prepares students to be proficient in economic theory while helping them to develop data analytic and critical thinking skills and while nurturing the appreciation of ethical values. These skills, applied to investigate real world economic problems, are used throughout the curriculum, culminating with a senior thesis written under faculty guidance. 

Graduates of the Economics program can choose from a wide variety of careers in businesses of all sizes, nonprofits, law, banking, finance, healthcare, government, academia, etc. Economics majors can also choose to attend graduate school in various fields of applied economics, in finance, marketing, management, and other related disciplines.