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The Economics Department at UMass Lowell provides the conceptual tools and analytic skills necessary for success in a broad range of professional and entrepreneurial careers.

About The Department

The Economics Department at UMass Lowell teaches students to summarize the key elements from complex situations, reason analytically (from premises to policy conclusions) and confront theory with evidence. Our courses are designed to stress these basic skills, and our programs provide curriculum flexibility to students interested in a broad range of career tracks.


Meet Our Students

  • The work and research were exciting, and I learned to love the law.

    Tyler Farley has found much to satisfy his appetite for politics on campus and off, from serving in student government, to campaigning for Marco Rubio, to attending the Republican National Convention and more.