​​​​​​Pre-MBA​ Track


MBA programs help students learn the necessary skills to start and/or manage a business. Most programs require students to have two to five years of work experience before applying. 

​​ ​          Undergraduate economics students who plan to pursue an MBA in the future would benefit from doing the following: ​

    • Complete at least one internship
    • Get involved with business school clubs (https://marriottschool.byu.edu/clubs/directory/)
    • Graduate with at least one business-related minor (Business, Global Business & Literacy, Nonprofit Management, Strategy)
    • ​Network with BYU Economics alumni who work in business fields​


Suggested Course Offerings

​Econ 257 -- International Trade and Finance

Econ 450 -- Financial Economics

Econ 458 -- International Trade Theory and Applications

Econ 463 -- Economics of the Labor Market

Econ 476 -- Industrial Organization​

Econ 488 -- Applied Econometrics​