48 months
45000 USD/year
45000 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Environmental quality. International concerns. Urban and regional issues. Poverty. Inflation. As an Economics student at Willamette University, you’ll investigate critical social issues through a broad range of elective courses and one-on-one mentoring from expert faculty.



Studying Willamette University you’ll also gain professional experience through our internship program. Choose from opportunities in the Legislative Revenue Office, Office of Economic Analysis, Department of Forestry and other state agencies near campus. Or put your knowledge to work in the private sector.

You’ll graduate with an Economics background that prepares you for a variety of postgraduate educational and career opportunities. And you’ll join a community of alumni who are leaders in business, law, medicine, social work, politics, education, finance and public administration.

A solid background in Economics is valuable to students preparing for graduate work in economics, business, public administration, and law; it is also useful as preparation for possible careers in such diverse fields as business, law, government, medicine, social work, and education. Courses in the other social sciences, mathematics and computer science, English and foreign languages, also contribute significantly to preparation for such graduate study and career opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economic Statistics

  • Industrial Organization and Public Policy
  • The Economics of Race & Gender
  • Environmental Economics
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • The Economics of Developing Countries
  • International Economics
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Major Program Internship
  • Public Finance
  • Work, Wages, and Compensation
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Economic Simulation
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Advanced Topics in Economics
  • Independent Study
  • Senior Research Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common application
    • Records of Secondary and Post-Secondary Academic Work
    • School Report Form and Counselor Recommendation
    • SAT or ACT scores - optional
    • Teacher Evaluation - optional
    • Official Language Test Score
    • Passport Photo Identification Page
    • Financial Guarantee Statement
    • Mailing Your Documents

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Oregon

1031 - 1701 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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