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Department of Economics

Welcome to the Department of Economics

The Department of Economics offers a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, with tracks in general economics or international economics, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics with tracks in general economics, finance and marketing. The department also offers an associate degree in business and minors in economics, business, finance, marketing and accounting.

The Department of Economics offers several nonclassroom learning experiences. Students may engage in research with faculty direction, gain experience from internships or broaden their perspective on the world by participating in study abroad programs through the economics department and Office of International Education.

With a close link with the business community, the department's advisory board offers a large number of internship opportunities that are available to economics students.

Many of the Department of Economics' students present their papers at academic conferences, and several of their research papers have been published in refereed academic journals.

The Department of Economics also houses the Center for Regional Analysis and Georgia Council on Economics Education.