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Economics majors receive higher starting salaries than other social science majors

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Master’s Program in Economics is a highly regarded program (ranked in the top 20 terminal master’s programs in the most recent rankings of U.S. Economics programs).

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Master's program in Economics

Majority of our incoming grad students are funded. 100% job placement among graduates in the last several years.

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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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Omicron Delta Epsilon

ODE is the international honor society for economics. Are you interested in becoming a member?

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Economics Student Organization (ESO)

The ESO is open to economics majors. We'd love to have you as a member!

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Posted on January 9, 2020
Mr. Ellis with a former Fed Chair, Ben Bernanke (NY Times 01/07/20)
Posted on January 9, 2020
Dr. Tieslau won the University Distinguished Teaching Professorship Award.
Posted on May 8, 2019
The scholarships in the amount of $23,100 were awarded to our students in Spring 19 Banquet.
Posted on November 26, 2018
Dr. Michael Nieswiadomy won the 2018 Forecasting Competition of the DFW Association for Business Economics (DABE).
Posted on November 18, 2018
UNT Economics student, Anna Katz, has won the Arthur A. Smith Memorial Award given by the Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Business Economics (DABE).
Posted on October 17, 2018
Dr. Hauge CLASS Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Posted on September 13, 2018
2018 Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Business Economics (DABE) essay contest
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