Why Study Economics?

    Learn how individuals, businesses, and countries make decisions in our globally-focused Economics concentration. Understand how those decisions affect consumers and citizens. Study the economies of Latin America, Europe, the Americas, or Asia, or focus more specifically on financial economics or comparative economics.

    Why Study Economics at MMC?

    Our economics concentration encourages you to customize what truly interests you as you apply principles of economics to analyze issues relating to financial economics or economic development and global economies. Our students have obtained jobs in banking and finance, publishing, journalism as well as policy and development planning in the nonprofit sector.

    What You Will Learn

    • You’ll learn foundational principles and professional skills across business disciplines in courses including: Marketing, Organizational Behavior, Strategic Management, Accounting, and Information Technology.
    • As a student concentrating in economics, you’ll graduate with: critical thinking skills, problem-solving creativity, cultural awareness, and a global perspective.
    • You’ll explore topics of interest in-depth in economics, including: Investment, Money, Banking and Financial Markets, International Finance, International Economics, Political Economy of Development and Underdevelopment, History of the People’s Republic of China

    Careers and Outcomes

    Our Business major program gives you real-world experience in the industries that power NYC—arts, media, marketing, nonprofits, banking, finance, and more. So you’ll be ready to hit the ground running after you graduate. Below are just a few of the roles and places alumni of this program have landed.

    Job Titles

    • Account Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Financial Analyst
    • Marketing Manager
    • Director of Development
    • Director of Sales and Operations
    • Business Development Manager


    • The Economist
    • IBIS World
    • Bank of America
    • Citigroup
    • UBS
    • Morgan Stanley
    • JPMorgan Chase
    • Butterman and Kahn, LLP

    Bring It to the Runway

    The business department and the Fashion Marketing Student Association host an annual fashion show. A recent show was produced alongside the Asian Students Association and it celebrated and honored the wide range of cultures in our campus community.


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