Economics and Decision Sciences

Bachelor in Economics

Why Choose Economics at WIU?

  • Both program options can be completed online or on campus in Macomb
  • The economics programs prepare students for successful careers within private industry, the government sector, and non-profit organization
  • The Analytics and Economics Student Association and events such as “Analytics and Economics Day” promote professional development and networking opportunities for students
  • The integrated program allows students to earn two degrees (bachelor's and master's) in just five years
  • Accreditation by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) ensures a quality educational experience
Economics Professors

Coffee with a Side of Economics

Coffee with a Side of Economics is a video series highlighting insteresting applications of economics presented by various department faculty. Follow the series at vimeo.com/channels/WIUEcon.

Opportunities

Summer School Online Opportunities:

Instructor

Course Number

Course Title

Section

LIN

ECON 100

Introduction to Economics

IC1

LIN

ECON 390

Health Economics

I01

MELKUMIAN

ECON 231

Principles of Macro

IC1

CHAUHAN 

ECON 232

Principles of Micro

I01

GHIMIRE

ECON 420G

Economic Development

I01

 

Scholarships

  • Dimitri Andrianacos Memorial Scholarship ($1000)
  • Marvin Butler Scholarship ($500)
  • Warren Jones Scholarship ($1000)
  • Willis and Helen Meek Scholarship ($1250)
  • Departmental Scholarship Awards (multiple awards)