Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Outcomes & Careers

Economics graduates from Ohio Dominican University are able to think critically, logically and ethically as they apply their skills to address resource questions, problems and issues in all sectors of the economy. 

Graduates of ODU's Economics program will be able to: 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of economic theory and its application to current economic issues.
  • Use current technology to obtain and analyze economic data and information.
  • Analyze the existing and potential impacts of changes in economic policy in the private and public sectors.
  • Critically examine the major tenets of each school of economic thought.
  • Demonstrate the ability to undertake research on an economic problem or issue.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills through the written and oral presentation of issues and reports.
  • Critically assess emerging global economic arrangements and issues.
Career opportunities with a degree in Economics include:
  • Business
  • Consulting
  • Economics
  • Finance and financial services
  • Government
  • International trade
  • Law
  • Management
  • Public policy

Job titles can include, but are not limited to:

  • Economist Economic
  • Consultant
  • Internal Revenue Agent
  • Public Policy Analyst
  • Securities Analyst
  • Urban Planner
Students can also pursue graduate studies in:
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Public policy