From the Department Chair
Welcome to the Department of Economics at The Catholic University of America!
If you are a prospective student, we invite you to join a select group of students who are preparing to become leaders in the economics field. Our professors are experts in their fields and are eager to work with you. In addition to learning the most advanced economic theories, data analysis skills, and best practices in our three undergraduate majors: B.A. in Economics, B.S. in Economics, and B.S. in International Economics and Finance- Honors; our best students have the opportunity to participate in the Economics Fellowship Program, through which, they engage in research with faculty. Students also have access to a wide network of internships and job opportunities in both the public and private sector, as well as in Wall Street.
If you are a prospective graduate student, we offer two masters programs: Integral Economic Development Management and Integral Economic Development Policy. In these programs, you will learn the most advanced economic theories, data analysis skills, and best practices in the field of international development with a specific application to design, monitoring, and impact evaluation. You will also have the opportunity to complete a hands-on Applied Research Project (ARP) under the guidance of one of the faculty.
We look forward to seeing you.
Dr Martha Cruz Zuniga