College of Business & Economics

Department of Economics

Student Resources

Career and Salary Information for Economics Majors

>> BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook
>> Careers in economics with a bachelor’s degree
>> Graduate studies in economics
>> U.S. Federal Government Jobs

ECON 495 and 497

If you wish to take Independent Study (ECON 495) or Internship (ECON 497), you will need to fill out the appropriate forms and have them approved prior to registering for these courses.

>> Instructions and Form for ECON 495 – Directed Readings (PDF)
>> Instructions and Form for ECON 497 – Internship (PDF)

Economic Information Resources

>> Cook Library Subject Guide


Economics students may apply for scholarships offered by the Department of Economics, the College of Business and Economics scholarships, and additional sources.

>> Catherine Britt Memorial Scholarship
>> Dr. Harvey Paul Scholarship in Economics
>> Dr. Tamara M. Woroby Economics Scholarship
>> College of Business and Economics Scholarships
>> Towson University Scholarship Seeker
>> National Scholarships for Economics Students

College of Business & Economics

Phone: 410-704-3496
Fax: 410-704-2300

Office Location

Stephens Hall, Room 218
Hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address

College of Business & Economics
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001