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Economics is about understanding how decisions get made and to find answers to complex real-world questions. You will develop quantitative skills that will help you understand data by applying theory and modeling techniques.
There are several options and pathways available to you. Our most popular program is the economics major, which will earn you a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree after approximately four years of full-time study. You may also choose to complete a concentration in Economic Data Analysis which will strengthen your quantitative and data analysis skills.
Major (BACHELOR OF ARTS)
Take your degree one step further. The honours program provides a solid foundation for graduate studies in economics, and prepares you for a challenging career.
Your participation in advanced economics courses will enhance your quantitative skills and analytical expertise. Graduates from the honours program have gone on to join high-ranking graduate programs in Canada, the United States, and Europe.
You can also choose to complete a concentration in Economic Data Analysis, which involves a selection of data-driven courses and development of your quantitative skills.