Economic reasoning provides a rational basis for practically every decision we make: buying a car or house, choosing among job offers, making investments or managing an enterprise.
As a student of economics at Northern, you'll gain advanced knowledge in economic reasoning and explore the major issues that confront our nation and the global community.
A degree in economics prepares you for a career in economics, banking, insurance, brokerage, finance, corporate consulting and government, as well as professional and graduate programs.
Finance is critical to all business enterprise and applies to all aspects of business and the domestic and international economy. The finance major at Northern gives you the professional tools necessary for work in domestic and international investment management, corporate financial management, and banking.
You also can gain hands-on investment experience by participating in the Wolves Money Management program.