Graduates of Ball State University's economics program have risen to positions of prominence in government, academia, and industry. Some of our graduates continue their studies in graduate schools.

  • Government: Senior Economist, United States Department of Justice; Chief of Staff and Chief Legal Counsel for the Indiana Senate
  • Academia: North Carolina State University, Marquette University, Tennessee State University
  • Industry: ACES Power Marketing, First Merchants Trust Company
  • Graduate Schools: Indiana University; University of Central Florida; University of Delaware; University of Oklahoma; University of Minnesota.

Alumni News

  • December 2011: Wayne Dunham, who earned his Bachelor of Science in Economics in 1987, was awarded the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division A.A.G. award for 2011 on December 5th 2011. This is an annual award made by the A.A.G. to recognize outstanding contributions to the Antitrust Division.
  • May 2011: Congratulations to Andy Glover, BSU 2006 economics alumnus. He is graduating from University of Minnesota with Ph.D. in Economics. He will be Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University Texas at Austin.

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Read the Survey Report for the data between December 10, 2010 and January 15, 2011.

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