Economics Bachelor's Degree

Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Economics at Michigan Tech positions our graduates to stand out through personalized pathways in natural resources, data analytics, as well as business foundations.

By blending business and economics, Huskies have the valuable opportunity to work across STEM disciplines on Enterprise teams, gaining industry-level leadership experience as early as their first year. The result is a well-rounded educational experience—and graduates who are prepared to examine and solve high-level, high-tech business, economic, and social problems.

  • 90%
    job placement rate in the College of Business
  • $6.15M
    total scholarships and grants awarded to undergraduate business students
  • Top Three
    Michigan Tech business students place high at the CMU New Venture Competition

Tomorrow Needs Tech-Focused Economists

An undergraduate economics degree is a strong foundation. For STEM majors, a dual degree in economics can further define your path and differentiate your résumé. Students with a passion for applying economics to natural resource and environmental issues can dive deeper into the subject by pursuing a Master of Science in Natural Resource Economics.

Be Career Ready

Earn a business degree from Michigan Tech and graduate career-ready for tomorrow's technology-driven world.

Each year, more than 400 employers come to campus to recruit Huskies at our Career Fairs. Our business grads go on to work at Fortune 500 companies, tech start-ups, small businesses, and everything in between.

Career Opportunities for STEM-Powered Economics

  • Budget analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Economist
  • Financial planner
  • Lawyer
  • Natural resource manager
  • Policy maker
  • Statistician

Ready to take the next step?

Learn more about studying economics at Michigan's flagship technological university.

"I work closely with our engineers to write contracts...really anything within the financial operations of project management."Brianna (Koski) Turunen '17, Michigan Tech economics graduate

STEM + Business, Only at Michigan Tech

Technology is shaping our lives faster than ever before. Michigan Tech's College of Business provides real-world graduate education experiences steeped in STEM to prepare the future business leaders of tomorrow.

Student Stories

Tomorrow Needs You

Supercharge your entrepreneurial spirit and meet the demands of a technology-driven society at a flagship public research university powered by science, technology, engineering, and math. Graduate with the theoretical knowledge and practical experience needed to succeed in tomorrow's high-tech business world.

Undergraduate Majors

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Or, start with our General Business option and give yourself time to decide.

"I'm immersed in an environment with a technical focus. This is an advantage for my future, because I am surrounded by different perspectives that push me to think deeper."Sarah Goble, economics major