Economics and Finance

This department offers bachelor degree programs in economics and finance, and these degrees are among the most popular on campus. We prepare our undergraduate students to thrive in demanding graduate programs across the country and in careers with industry leaders and government. We also offer master programs in economics, financial economics, and data analytics. Faculty in our department are leading experts in their fields and have been honored with numerous teaching, mentoring, and research awards.

Economics and Finance Students in Industry

Professionals in business meeting.

Student placement in jobs and graduate school highlights the value of studying in our department. In recent years, our students have been recruited by industry leaders such as Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase, Koch Industries, Zions Bank and many more, and our graduates have placed into programs at Utah State, Utah, Oxford, UC San Diego, Arizona, Cornell, Northwestern, Chicago Booth, Purdue, Mississippi, Memphis, Penn State, Kentucky, North Carolina, Arizona State, Ohio State, Florida State, Washington State and many more.


2021-2022 Student and Employee Awards

Each year, the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business recognizes top-performing students, staff, and faculty for their academic and professional accomplishments. For the 2021-2022 academic year, we would like to acknowledge and commend the following individua...

The Enduring Legacy of an Inspiring Aggie

James “Jim” Minkler ’82, ’83, accomplished a great deal in his short lifetime – not just academically and professionally, but as a person whose kindness and optimism made a positive difference for so many.

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