Economics Learning Community

Economics Learning Community

The Economics Learning Community (ELC) is an academic learning community designed for students who want to make a difference in the world. It is a cohort of all freshmen Economics majors who take many of their classes together and participate in academic-focused activities. Designed for ambitious and high achieving students, this community will help to ease the transition to university life, enhance student academic performance, provide opportunities for student engagement and networking and improve the overall student experience.

Engagement with School of Economics faculty will round out the experience and create a community of learners well prepared to live and work in a global society.

Advantages to Joining ELC

  • Close interaction with and advising by School of Economics faculty
  • Academic and professional seminars and workshops
  • Peer-led academic support
  • Leadership opportunities in conjunction with the Drexel Economics Society
  • Community engagement