Department of Economics

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Economics majors receive higher starting salaries than other social science majors

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Employers recognize the value of economics degrees and projections suggest an increase of 27% in jobs for economics majors.

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Grad Assistantships

The Department of Economics offers 4 types of assistantships for graduate students

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Economics Research Group

The Economics Research Group at the University of North Texas is one of the country’s leading economics research groups.

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Student Ambassadors

The Ambassadors work with the college and the departments to give an undergraduate student's perspective on various subjects

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Econ Club

The Econ Club is open to economics majors. We'd love to have you as a member of the club!

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Posted on April 18, 2016
Parker Barouch is selected as one of the winners for the 31st Arthur A. Smith Memorial Award given by the Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Business Economics (DABE).
Posted on March 28, 2016
Service Milestone
Posted on February 1, 2016
Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship Applications for the 2016-2017
Posted on January 27, 2016
Michael Nieswiadomy received the National Association of Forensic Economics 2015 Past Presidents’ Award.
Posted on December 12, 2015
A new scholarship “The Ganga Sharada Oli Award” the father of alumni Ashok Oli (MS Economics, 2008)
Posted on November 17, 2015
2016 Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Business Economics (DABE) essay contest
Posted on April 16, 2015
2015 Spring Reception and Awards Presentation on Friday, April 24
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