The Best Colleges for Economics Schools/Colleges
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The Best Colleges for Economics

List Criteria: Top schools for econ majors

List of the best colleges for economics. Future economics majors -- or current economics majors looking to transfer to a more fitting school -- can use these rankings as a resource in the decision-making process. Economics schools of this caliber are rare and few and far between. However, these options should keep potential applicants busy in their research. Make sure to check out the list of enrollment requirements and get those letters of recommendation ready.

What are the best schools for economics majors? These universities are at the top of their field, and a degree from one of their economics programs will lead you to the top of your field as well. The best economics colleges are ranked here in order of excellence -- with academics, professors, and campus life all in mind. Any student of the economy would find a fitting home at one of these dormitories, as those student loans should eventually be paid off thanks to your job on Wall Street.
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    Private university, University New York, New York

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    Private university New Haven, Connecticut

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    Land-grant university, Flagship university, University Austin, Texas

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    new! Private university Princeton, New Jersey

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    Private university, University Stanford, California

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    Private university, University Cambridge, Massachusetts

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    Private university Philadelphia, Pennsylavnia

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    Private university Chicago, Illinois

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    Private university Baltimore, Maryland

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    Land-grant university, Flagship university, Public university Madison, Wisconsin

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    Land-grant university, Flagship university, University East Lansing, Michigan

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    Private university Evanston, Illinois

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    Private university Washington, DC

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    Public university Charlottesville, Virginia

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    Public school, Land-grant university, University Tuscon, Arizona

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    Private university, Land-grant university, Statutory college Ithaca, New York

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    University, Public university Berkeley, California

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    Private university, Business school Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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    Land-grant university, Public university University Park, Pennsylvania

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    Private university, Private school St. Louis, Missouri

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    Purdue University -- West LafayetteWest Lafayette, Indiana

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    Public university Oxford, Ohio

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    Land-grant university, Public university College Park, Maryland

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    Private school Medford, Massachusetts

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    Private university Rochester, New York

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    Private university, Private school Boston, Massachusetts

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    Private university New York, New York

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    Land-grant university, Public university Columbus, Ohio

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    Private university, University Providence, Rhode Island

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    Private university, Private school Scranton, Pennsylvania

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    Private university, University Houston, Texas

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    Private university, Mixed-sex education, Private school Scranton, Pennsylvania

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    Private university, Mixed-sex education Dayton, Ohio

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