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About Economics

Economists study how individuals, organizations, and societies deal with choices and resources. Economic analysis provides insights into everything from managing personal finances to running a business and managing an economy.

Economics is among the most popular majors at Rutgers University-New Brunswick because of the wide array of careers available to our graduates. They are sought by employers in areas such as:

  • Financial services
  • Public policy
  • International relations
  • Actuarial science
  • Quantitative finance
  • Management

If you are considering graduate study, you will find economics an excellent preparation for study in many disciplines including:

  • Economics
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Law
This program takes into consideration the specific needs of adult and nontraditional students and University College-New Brunswick endorses it as an adult-friendly & working-professional program.

Related Programs and Degrees

  • Minor in Economics
  • Certificate in Quantitative Economics