A public university in Pullman, WSU offers an online bachelor's in economics emphasizing the complexities of economic and financial systems. Majors investigate markets and economies at the local, national, and global levels. The fully online program strengthens critical thinking, data analysis, and communication skills.
The 120-credit online degree trains students to evaluate economic concepts, apply quantitative methods, and communicate their economic analysis. The program focuses on core skills and knowledge, including basic problem-solving and complex data analytics. Curriculum includes training in microeconomics, macroeconomics, economic theory, and econometrics.
Learners specialize their training with a focus in commodity marketing or management. At WSU, economics majors choose an internship, a special problems in economics course, or study abroad option to further customize the degree. WSU is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.