An undergraduate degree in Economics from Southern Methodist University equips you with specialized analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills and an understanding of how human behavior influences the production and distribution of wealth. Economics majors can capitalize on our rigorous curriculum by choosing from a broad array of advanced Economics courses to tailor their studies to their personal interests and career aspirations.
The Economics Department Undergraduate Advising Office located in Umphrey Lee 301D is there to assist you with schedule planning, declaring the major, and more.
Click here to schedule an appointment with the undergraduate advisor.
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