The Economics Department offers a broad-based curriculum that provides students with a solid foundational understanding of economic principles and theories and the ability to tailor their studies toward a particular specialty area, such as business, law, education, international affairs, public policy, finance or research.
Courses are taught by dedicated, highly educated professors who have vast experience in economics and a variety of interest areas. Students have significant opportunities for professional development through involvement in the Center for Economic Education, the Eastern Economic Association Conference, and Econ Society, which provides opportunities to interact with fellow students and faculty, increase awareness and appreciation of economics and gain insights from experts in the field. Graduates of the program are poised to excel in law school, graduate programs and a variety of career fields such as law, finance, government and business.
Dr. T. J. Hansen, Department of Economics, Law & Politics, offered the course “Health Care: An Introduction to the Market Everyone Uses, But Few Understand” on March 1 and 15, 2015 at Concordia College in conjunction with F/M Communiversity. Hansen’s economics course was one of twenty courses offered to lifelong learners in the region as […]
Thinking about going to Graduate or Law School? MSUM’s Economic Society invites all students to a Graduate and Law School Panel on March 26th (5 pm in CMU 101). Come learn from experiences of a variety of panelists that include practicing lawyers, paralegal and economics professors, working professionals who attended graduate school, and graduate students. […]
The Economic Society attended the annual Winter Institute economic conference hosted by St. Cloud State University on February 18-19, 2015. The conference provided many opportunities for MSUM students to network with business leaders, CEOs, economists, and representatives of the Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis. The Economic Society welcomes MSUM students from any major to join […]
The Economic Society recently organized a tour of Microsoft in Fargo for MSUM students. As guests at Microsoft on February 12, 2015, these students attended a panel discussion by employees from various divisions of the company including sales and software engineering. The students’ visit concluded with a tour of the Microsoft Campus. MSUM students in […]
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