Economics Studies, A.A. – CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree

Please note that as of July 1, 2023, all program information should be accessed through the CT State Community College Catalog. Specific program information on this page may no longer be accurate beyond this date.

This program is designed to provide you with a strong foundation in the area of Economics Studies. Upon completion of this CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree in Economics Studies, you will be able to transfer seamlessly to universities within the Connecticut College State University system (Central, Eastern, Southern, and Western), being guaranteed full junior status in your pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in the same discipline, without losing any credits or being required to take extra credits upon transfer.

Special Opportunities

With this degree, you will be able to transfer to the Economics, B.A. at Central CSU, Southern CSU or Western CSU, or the General Economics, B.A. or Business Economics, B.A. at Eastern CSU. You will be able to complete your B.A. degree in the same time and with the same course requirements as students who start at a CSU as freshmen and will guaranteed full junior year status.

Career Options

Financial Risk Analyst
Financial Planner
Compensation and Benefits Manager
Market Research Analyst
Economic Consultant
Credit Analyst
Positions in Government and Not-For-Profits
Professor or Teacher
Policy Analyst
Management Consultant
Business Reporter

Easy Transfer Options

These degrees guarantee full junior status, no loss of credits, and no need to take extra credits.

Central Connecticut State University – Economics, B.A.
Eastern Connecticut State University – General Economics, B.A.; Business Economics, B.A.
Southern Connecticut State University – Economics, B.A.
Western Connecticut State University – Economics, B.A.

Related Degrees & Certificates


For detailed course information, go to Economics Studies, A.A. Degree Requirements.



See below for a list of all full-time Department Faculty. Please note that not all listed faculty may teach courses related to this specific degree or certificate program.

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Terrence Delaney, Ph.D.

B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University; M.A., Ph.D., Clark UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Department Chair & Professor of History
Office: C118
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9422

Michael Farrow

Humanities and Social Sciences Department
Office: C-150
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9491

Jeffrey Nixon

A.S., Mohegan Community College; B.S., University of New Haven; M.S., Eastern Connecticut State UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Office: C208
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9478
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Peter Patsouris

B.A., Boston University; M. A., Providence CollegeHumanities and Social Sciences Department Professor of International Studies
Office: C108
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9462
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Rhonda Spaziani

B.A., Quinnipiac College; M.S., Southern Connecticut State UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Instructor and Coordinator for College & Career Sucess
Office: C148
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9293

Laura Vasselle

B.F.A., Ohio State University; B.A. Trinity College; M.L.S., Kent State UniversityLibrary, and Humanities and Social Sciences Department Assistant Librarian and Program Leader for Library Technology Certificate
Office: C123
(860) 215-9286