Your Future in Economics

Are you interested in the study of human action? The Bachelor of Arts in economics at Charleston Southern University provides the tools necessary to think more clearly about complicated business problems, market activity and contemporary social issues. Economics creates an ideal training ground for graduate study and a variety of careers. A well-rounded study of economics at Charleston Southern University prepares students for graduate degrees in business administration (MBA), law school and doctoral programs. The economics program also creates an excellent background for a variety of careers.

CSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Arnold Hite

Arnold Hite

Professor of Economics
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Eahite@csuniv.edu

Economics at CSU

The College of Business leadership team and faculty continuously strive to fulfill the university’s vision of learning, leading and serving by integrating time-proven Christian principles with current business theory and practice. The major offers internships and hands-on projects to equip our graduates for the business world.

As an Economics major, you’ll take courses like…

  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • International Trade
  • Money and Banking
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Public Finance
  • Managerial Economics

Graduates are equipped for a variety of career paths.

  • Investment Banking and Financial Services
  • International Business
  • Teaching and Research
  • Public Administration
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The College of Business

Charleston Southern University’s College of Business offers a unique perspective on business and quality educational opportunities through: Christian worldview and faith integration; low student to faculty ratio; personal attention from faculty and staff; outstanding internship program; networking within the community; and, professionalism throughout the program.

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Jones Hall

Jones Hall houses the offices of the president, the vice president for academic affairs and the College of Business. Named for Clif S. Jones.

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