Undergraduate Study in Economics
Petitions Policy (.pdf, 95kb)
Advising Hours (.pdf, 56k)
Prerequisites Fall 2014 (.pdf, 132kb)
Declaration of Major/Minor Form (.docx, 44kb)
Change of Major Form (.doc, 36kb)
When to see an Advisor (.pdf, 32kb)
List of Economics tutors (.pdf, 40kb)
Director of Undergraduate Studies: Professor Barry Jones
Office: Library Tower 902
If you have any kind of question about Economics major requirements, including getting credit or preapprovals for courses taken at other colleges, come to the office hours posted below. You do not need to make an appointment to see someone during office hours.
One of the largest academic programs on the Binghamton University campus, the Economics Department offers four undergraduate degrees:
- BA in Economics (.pdf, 30kb)
- BS with a Specialization in Economic Analysis (.pdf, 30kb)
- BS with a Specialization in Financial Economics (.pdf, 35kb)
- BS with a Specialization in Economic Policy Analysis (.pdf, 35kb)
- Economics Minor (.pdf, 40kb)
Hands-on workplace, teaching and research opportunities are available through teaching assistant positions, two Honors Programs, and independent study projects. Top students are eligible for various awards acknowledging superior academic achievement and service to the department.
The Office of External Scholarships and Fellowships invites students to check out its new website. The site contains information for undergraduates on scholarships, funded summer experiences (i.e. research opportunities and positions with nonprofit groups), and post-graduation opportunities.