Department of Economics

BA Economics Education

The economics requirements for this degree are identical to those for the other economics majors. Additional required courses include:

  • Nine hours of course work in political science, in geography, and in history (a total of 27 hours), including POSC150, GEOG120, HIST104, and HIST206.
  • Education Courses: EDUC413, 414, 419, 420, 400, and 430
  • History Courses: HIST491 and 493.

Please click here for the course catalog description.

For more information about this program, contact Professor Bonnie Meszaros or visit the UD Social Studies Education page.

The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.4 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Fund, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a start-up experience for students with new business ideas.

Lerner College faculty - like Anu Sivaraman, who is among Social Media Marketing Magazine’s “Top 100 Marketing Professors on Twitter” and’s “Top 50 Marketing Professors on Twitter” - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer experience-driven learning and emphasize evidence-based analytics methods to enrich the student experience. Here, finance students visit New York City’s financial districts for a first-hand look at markets trading and to meet with UD alumni.

Charles W. Horn, AS75, and wife Patricia, recently made a $3 million commitment to enhance and expand entrepreneurial studies.

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