Minor Addition — Major Impact

Add an Economics Minor
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Learn More About Adding An Economics Minor

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Your Passion + Business = Opportunity

Finding a career path in your calling isn’t always easy. However, by simply adding a minor in economics, you can unlock a world of opportunities while still majoring in your primary interest. 

Graduates with an economics degree have more lifetime earning power than any other degree by as much as $22,000 annually.  (2021 report by Forbes Magazine) The benefits apply without dedicating your whole college career to economics. Adding an economics minor to your degree will result in credentials that have the potential to boost your marketability and salary throughout your career.


No added credit hours

An economics minor gives you the business credentials without overwhelming your course load. In most cases, the minor can be added as an elective with no extra credits to take—it’s like earning an additional skillset for free!  

  • In many BAs, no additional credit hours are required
  • Economics minors add business expertise to their degree opening opportunities that add significant value to their field and passion
  • Average starting salary: $70,944 a year (according to Zip Recruiter)


Enhance your passion by adding an Economics minor to your degree and open new worlds of opportunity and earning potential. Complete the form or talk to your advisor for more details based upon your current major.

Add Your Minor

4 Easy Steps

Earning your economics minor with the College of Business couldn’t be easier. Our minor is customizable to fit within your BA electives.

  1. Complete the form above to contact an advisor
  2. Develop your flight plan
  3. Graduate with an econ degree added to your major
  4. Enjoy more earning power and additional opportunities!

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