Economics and Political Science Department

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Economics and Political Science

A degree from the Economics and Political Science Department at St. Kate’s is a strong foundation for a career in business, advocacy organizations, nonprofits or government. Our students graduate with sought after skills ready to lead and influence in any job.


Economics professor Deep Shikha with class
Accomplished Scholars, Committed Mentors

Our faculty study everything from teacher policy in the United States to the economics of marriage in the Middle East and they bring this expertise into the classroom.

“We don’t just teach basic theories: we challenge the assumptions and we look at alternative solutions,” – Deep Shikha, Professor of Economics