- Offered as:
- Specialization track in Economic Sciences
Economics, policy, and law is a specialization option in the economic sciences major. This option builds a strong foundation in economic concepts and focuses on the analytical skills used in law school and policy-making.
Economics majors who choose this option will be well prepared to apply to law school or to enter the areas of economic policy, tax policy, regulation, public programs and projects, and environmental policy.
- Signature courses
The economics, policy & law specialization incorporate courses like these:
Money and Banking
Introduction to Ethics
Economic Analysis of Environmental and Natural Resource Policies
See the WSU Catalog for degree requirements and talk with your academic advisor about planning and scheduling your courses. All students must meet requirements as outlined in the catalog in order to graduate.
- Scholarships and financial aid
For economics students
The School of Economic Sciences offers scholarships for economics majors. Students may also be eligible for other University scholarships or financial aid.
For all students
A variety of state, federal, and university-sponsored programs are available to help students with educational costs. Washington State University awards millions of dollars in financial aid and scholarships to students every year based on financial need, academic merit, or a combination of the two.
Students should complete the Washington State University general scholarship application and the FAFSA to ensure their eligibility for the widest range of scholarships and need-based financial aid.