The Economics Department

Prospective Students

The Department of Economics at UT-Austin is one of the largest majors in the College of Liberal Arts. It is home to over 1,200 students and over 40 faculty members. Undergraduate students take classes in micro and macro economics, statistics, econometrics, and theory, as well as electives in a range of topics, from banking and finance, to global development, to public policy.

Learn more about what an Economics major has to offer!


Economics Degree Requirements

Academic Opportunities

Careers in Economics

Student Organizations

Economics Peer Mentor Program




Eligibility Requirements for Incoming Students

Internal Transfer  External Transfer  Freshmen 

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    The University of Texas at Austin
    2225 Speedway
    BRB 1.116, C3100
    Austin, Texas 78712
    512-471-3211 (main) & 512-471-2973 (advising)