About the Department

About Economics at UCCS

The UCCS Department of Economics prepares students for careers in different economics-related fields. The department offers a Bachelor of Arts in Economics as well as minors in Economics, Political Economy and International Economics.

Academic Focus

The UCCS Department of Economics is designed for students who are interested in the field of economics.

Economic questions enter into all aspects of social life: how wages are determined, whether taxes should be raised, how to best provide equality of opportunity in society, how to protect the environment, how to get rich, or how to use resources to satisfy needs - and many more.

Faculty & Research

The UCCS Department of Economics faculty are top-rated educators. Faculty spend a lot of their time outside the classroom doing research on different topics, including international trade policy, economic development in third-world countries, and more.