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The Best Colleges for Economics

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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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    Ohio State University is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Columbus, Ohio, United States of America Columbus, Ohio

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    University of Chicago is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America Chicago, Illinois

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    University of Mississippi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

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    University of Mississippi Oxford, Mississippi, United States of America

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    New York University is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    New York City, New York, United States of America New York, New York

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    Georgetown University is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Washington, D.C., United States of America Washington, DC

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    Cornell University is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Ithaca, New York, United States of America Ithaca, New York

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    Columbia University is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Upper Manhattan, New York City, New York New York, New York

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    Harvard University is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America Cambridge, Massachusetts

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    Stanford University is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Stanford, California, United States of America Stanford, California

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    Pennsylvania State University is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America University Park, Pennsylvania

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    Princeton University is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America Princeton, New Jersey

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    University of Pennsylvania is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Philadelphia, Pennsylavnia

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    Yale University is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America New Haven, Connecticut

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    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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    Tufts University is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America Medford, Massachusetts

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    Boston University is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Boston, Massachusetts

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    Northwestern University is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Evanston, Illinois, United States of America Evanston, Illinois

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    University of California, Berk... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Berkeley, California, United States of America Berkeley, California

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    Miami University is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Oxford, Ohio, United States of America Oxford, Ohio

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    Washington University in St. L... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America St. Louis, Missouri

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    University of Maryland, Colleg... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    College Park, Maryland, United States of America College Park, Maryland

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    University of Virginia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America Charlottesville, Virginia

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    University of Arizona is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Tucson, Arizona, United States of America Tuscon, Arizona

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    University of Wisconsin-Madiso... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Madison, Wisconsin

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    Brown University is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America Providence, Rhode Island

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    Rice University is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Houston, Texas, United States of America Houston, Texas

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    Johns Hopkins University is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Baltimore, Maryland

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    Rochester, New York, United States of America Rochester, New York

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    University of Dayton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Dayton, Ohio, United States of America Dayton, Ohio

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    University of Scranton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States of America Scranton, Pennsylvania

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    Marywood University is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States of America Scranton, Pennsylvania

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    West Lafayette, Wabash Township, Indiana Purdue University -- West LafayetteWest Lafayette, Indiana

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    Michigan State University is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America East Lansing, Michigan

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    University of Texas at Austin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics

    Austin, Texas, United States of America Austin, Texas

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    University of Michigan--Ann Ar... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Colleges for Economics
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