The undergraduate program in economics provides practical preparation for a variety of careers as well as for graduate study in economics, business administration, public policy, and law. Economics is a social science and as such is best studied in the context of broader exposure to the liberal arts and sciences.
Department of Economics
News & Events
Posted December 12, 2013
Michael Havlin, a USM senior majoring in both economics and general management in business, has been awarded a $1,000 HEAF scholarship by the Maine Bankers Association.
Posted December 5, 2013
Professor of Economics Michael Hillard is currently working on a book encompassing the business, labor, and social history of Maine's paper and woodcutting industries.
Posted November 25, 2013
REGISTER TODAY for your USM Spring 2014 economics courses!