Carnegie Mellon University

Economics Curriculum

At Carnegie Mellon, you’ll experience a more comprehensive, in-depth, and data-driven approach to economics. With five degree options, six concentrations, and many course electives, the undergraduate economics program prepares you to lead, innovate, and stand apart.

Progressing Through the Curriculum:  Four Years of Inquiry

More Learning Opportunities

CMU Washington D.C. Study Program

From embassy headquarters to nongovernmental organizations, think tanks to advocacy organizations, and consulting firms to media outlets, Washington, D.C., is a focal point for many international and public policy activities. 

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Study Abroad

Gain a global perspective first hand. Throughout extensive opportunities to study, work, intern, and volunteer abroad, you'll learn how other economists, businesses, and governments operate, interact, plan, and make decisions.

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Leadership, Professionalism, and Careers

We offer outstanding opportunities for leadership and career development through a program consisting of four components: leadership development, career exploration, skill development, and student organizations.