Bachelor of Science in Economics—Managerial Economics Specialization

About the Managerial Economics Specialization

Managerial Economics applies economic principles to solve common business problems. You will learn how managers make decisions in all aspects of business, especially in finance, marketing, accounting, supply chain and management. We believe that you will accomplish many career milestones with an education in Managerial Economics. This falls in line with our motto, “You will do something great” which is the belief that you as a student have the potential to do monumental things in this world.

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Why Study Managerial Economics at CWU?

Our Managerial Economics specialization is a dynamic degree that will prepare you for a variety of careers in the private sector of business.

It is important for business professionals to learn to effectively manage and operate a business, as well as understand their economic environment. This is where you come in! As a student in managerial economics, you will gather, manage and analyze business data to inform and evaluate business strategies.

Study Managerial Economics at CWU

As a student in managerial economics, you will gather, manage and analyze business data to inform and evaluate business strategies.

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How much does this program cost?

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Please visit the CWU Academic Catalog for current information about admission requirements, course descriptions, learner outcomes, and credit information.

Careers & Opportunities

This program was designed primarily for students interested in entering the private sector upon graduation. Our Managerial Economics courses provide you with great preparation for graduate programs in economics, finance, accounting, and business, as well as entry into law school.

  • Management Analyst
  • Operations Analyst
  • Demand Planner
  • Credit Analyst
  • Fiscal Analyst

Washington is ranked #4 as a top-paying state for Management Analysts with an average annual salary of $114,730


CWU’s College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only 5% of business schools globally earn the coveted designation

A faculty member in the Economics Department, Magdalena Bialic-Davendra, won the College of Business Excellence in Teaching Award in 2020.

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