Students are encouraged to pursue research and present it at the Missouri Valley Economics Association.
Students in the Baker Organization Observation for Knowledge (BOOK) program research the organizations where they serve as interns and then present their experience before judges who award a cash prize. Read More
World-class faculty, top students and an innovative curriculum are the hallmarks of Baker's Business and Economics Department.
Lowell Jacobsen, Rhodes Professor of International Business, received the Mike Wood Presidential Citation of Merit in recognition of his service to the International Relations Council. Read More
Business Students Excel Nationally
Students in Baker's business policy class placed in the top 9% nationally on the ETS Major Field Test for business majors. Senior Eric Hendricks scored in the top 3%. Read More
Alan Grant, professor of business and economics, won the Economist Educators Best in Class Teaching Award, which honors innovative teaching at the introductory level. Read More
A degree in business, accounting, economics or international business will prepare you to join the workforce or to pursue an advanced degree in business or law school.
The Department of Business and Economics offers a major and minor in economics. Students interested in the study of economics may also look into the following disciplines offered at Baker University’s Baldwin City undergraduate campus:
Major in Economics
Students majoring in economics must complete the following core courses (15 semester hours):
Twelve of the 18 hours of elective credit within economics should be upper-college level (third level or above).
Minor in Economics
Students wishing to obtain a minor in economics must complete the following courses:
This program information has been taken from the current College of Arts and Sciences catalog. This information is subject to change and is updated with each academic year.