Business Economics Major

Are you a logical problem-solver and thinker? Apply your analytical characteristics as a Business Economics major and begin a career in making critical business decisions.

What You'll Study

If you want to understand how businesses function, a major in business economics can provide the education you'll need to succeed as a business professional after college.

With this degree, you'll be able to analyze business problems and communicate thorough solutions. You'll discuss how marketing strategies impact both the consumer and the organization by interpreting statistics. And you'll delve into economic theory and connect it to real-world examples.

If you see yourself working for consulting firms, research firms, financial institutions or corporate planning departments, majoring in Business Economics could land you a high-paying job and the opportunity to pursue your goals.


  • Business Economics Major

    With courses in economics, management and finance, the major can be completed in four years, with a suggested sequence of courses to take for your junior and senior year.

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  • Combined Bachelor's / Master's Program

    Students looking to continue on to earn the master's degree in Economics or Financial Economics can do so in a year's time after completing this four-year bachelor's degree by enrolling in the combined program.

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Internships and Jobs


  •  MassMutual Financial Group
  •  Grow Youngstown
  •  Mahoning County Treasurer's Office

WCBA Internship Opportunities


  •  PNC Bank
  •  G. W. Becker, Inc.
  •  First Place Bank

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