The College of St. Scholastica
1200 Kenwood Avenue
Duluth, MN 55811
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Rick Revoir, Ph.D.,
Tower Hall, Room 3144
Fast Facts: Applied Economics
Major: 40 core credits
Minor: 20 core credits
The career outlook is strong for applied economics majors. Recent graduates of the program have embarked upon careers ranging from stockbrokers to business analysts. Others have gone on to pursue graduate degrees.
Boost your brain power and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, French, German, Latin, Ojibwe, Russian and Spanish.
Here are some classes you could take as part of this major or minor. Please note that you would not necessarily need all of these courses to fulfill a major or minor. This list doesn't include general education courses. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
Examines the theory and practice of data management and control as they relate to the design, implementation and use of accounting information systems.
Factors that influence the basic decisions of the firm in an international setting.
"I have always been interested in economics, especially microeconomics, game theory and personal decision-making. They all fascinate me. Two economics professors here at St. Scholastica helped me a lot, which I really appreciate."
– Cullen Combs, ‘14