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Economics and Finance

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Economics and Finance is where business, applied mathematics, and human behavior meet.

Studying it requires not only an analytical mind, but also curiosity about contemporary events and society as a whole.

ranked in the top twenty most innovative small college business departments by business research guide
ranked in the top five best colleges in florida by forbes
ranked among the best undergraduate business programs by bloomberg business wekk
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Top Reasons

You’ll develop the analytical and strategic thinking skills necessary to predict market trends, analyze market structures, and assess the likely effects of government economic policies.

accredited by the association to advance collegiate schools of business

AACSB Accredited

Accreditation by AACSB is a mark of excellence in business education, earned by less than 5 percent of the world’s business programs.

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Go Places

Our graduates earn Ph.D.'s at Yale, Rutgers, and the London School of Economics; and go on to work for the World Bank, the European Union, and in corporate law.

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Earning Power

Economics majors earn one of the highest starting salaries in the United States. Our graduates frequently enter careers in banking and finance, government, teaching, and more.

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Engaged Learning

Economics and Finance courses at Florida Southern College require significant participation—all designed to enhance your public speaking ability and your ability to lead group discussions.

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Program Contact

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Dr. Peter Bias

Professor of Business and Economics

Course Information

A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog

Internship Opportunities

Gain professional experience and build your network through internship opportunities.

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Clubs and Organizations

Many extra-curricular organizations are associated with this program, including Delta Sigma Pi, the professional business fraternity; Sigma Beta Delta, the business honor society; and the Elite Business Students group.

Graduate Opportunities

Florida Southern College students have been admitted to prestigious graduate programs.

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