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About Us


The University of Colorado Denver Department of Economics offers undergraduate BA and graduate MA degree programs. Our department consists of 12 full-time faculty, serving approximately 80 MA students and an equal number of undergraduate majors. Our campus is located in downtown Denver, adjacent to the retail and business district.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

                                                                                  Buhong Zheng, Chair

Why Economics

Trained economists are employed by private businesses, banks, law firms, consulting firms, international corporations and agencies, public utilites, federal and local governments, and colleges and universities.

Why Economics

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