Minor in Economics

Shape your future and gain a competitive edge in today's dynamic global landscape with a Minor in Economics. Wayne State's program offers a comprehensive exploration of the intricate web of economic forces that influence decision-making, policy and resource allocation.

Through a thought-provoking curriculum that spans microeconomics, macroeconomics and specialized economic fields, students develop a deep understanding of market dynamics, fiscal policies and the socioeconomic factors that drive our interconnected world. With practical applications and real-world case studies, graduates emerge equipped with analytical prowess and a strategic mindset, ready to excel in diverse fields ranging from business and finance to public policy and international relations.

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Career outlook

The Minor in Economics not only hones critical thinking skills but also fosters a global perspective on the complexities of economic systems. This minor serves as an invaluable asset to various majors, providing a lens through which students can navigate the complexities of today's rapidly evolving economic environment. Whether aspiring to become entrepreneurs, analysts, or change-makers, graduates with this minor are empowered with the insights to make informed decisions, drive innovation and contribute to a more sustainable and prosperous future.

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