Academics

University COVID-19 Updates: Tentatively most Fall 2021 Economics classes are expected/planning to be in person, awaiting confirmation from the University and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

The Department of Economics offers a major, minor, and Certificates in Applied Economics Research on Cooperative Enterprises and Political Economy to undergraduate students.

Students majoring in Economics are not required to concentrate in a specific area of Economics.  A list of suggested concentrations is available for students interested in choosing courses that complement each other.

Honors course options are available for Commonwealth Honors College students.

Advising appointments with Academic Advisors in the Department of Economics are scheduled online via our Undergraduate Advising web page.  Drop-in  advising is available during the days and times listed on the undergraduate advising web page.