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CWU Programs

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Bachelor of Science
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Business Advising Office
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An economics degree prepares students for business and government agency employment and also serves as excellent training for law school, a master’s of business administration program, and graduate programs in economics, agricultural economics, and natural resource management.


Studying economics can enhance logical reasoning and analytical skills, which can be useful in a wide variety of fields including politics, law, business, government, banking, insurance, real estate, and public policy.

Why this program 

According to the Hamilton Project, an economic analysis of what graduates earn over their lifetimes, students with degrees in economics are among the highest-earning majors in lifetime earnings.

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Business Advising
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economics, forecasting, business

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