The Department

Exploring the Department

The St. Olaf Economics Department has trained business leaders, government officials, and Rhodes Scholars. It is also home to an outstanding family of faculty and a thriving environment for student research. Click on the tabs above and below to see the opportunities for you to blaze your own path in the department.

15 Faculty

Economics faculty are passionate and engaged in their students' learning.


The Economics Department graduated over 100 majors in 2020 - second most of any major at the college.