Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Economics major is a rigorous program that allows you to tailor your coursework to fit your interests, whether they’re business, law, education, international affairs, public policy, finance or research. Economics majors often combine their degree with another major or minor to get the most out of their education and prepare them for future careers.
Work hard. We’ll mentor you. Succeed.
Students like you are our first priority. Our small core of majors helps ensure each student receives plenty of individualized attention and one-on-one mentorship from highly knowledgeable faculty and staff.
Economics students are routinely involved in challenging academic activities that help prepare them for graduate school or careers in the field. This includes presenting at local, regional and national conferences; joining student organizations; and conducting research.
Visit alumni at their place of work to experience first-hand the possibilities an Economics degree from MSU Moorhead holds.
The Economic Society, MSUM’s economics club, sponsors a variety of professional and social activities that allow you to learn more about economics and engage in networking opportunities.
Enhance your education by getting involved outside the classroom. Conduct collaborative research with professors and peers, join a student organization, or attend related campus and community events.
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