Explore how society uses scarce resources to produce goods and services and gain a better understanding of the world in which we live.

Students in Pacific University’s economics program enjoy small class sizes that encourage active participation. They also develop strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, learn to collect and analyze data and hone their writing and speaking abilities.

Students also participate in a club that tours area businesses and attends presentations by leading economists. They may also study abroad for a semester or an entire year.