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Career Opportunities For Economics Majors

Professional Office Workers The study of Economics provides an exceptional background for a career in business, government or research. Economics majors develop quantitative and analytic skills that are in strong demand and applicable to many well paying careers. In fact, a recent article in Forbes magazine article entitled "The College Degrees That Get The Most Job Offersranked Economics second from the top (computer science was #1) and found that 61.5% of Economics majors had at least one offer upon graduation! 

What can I do with an Economics degree? Here are just a few of the many professional career paths open to our majors:

• Research Analyst • Foreign Service Officer
• Policy Analyst • Demographer
• Financial Journalist • Health Researcher
• Investment Banker • Stockbroker
• Management Consultant • Operations Manager
• Financial Planner • FBI Special Agent
• Marketing Strategist • Logistics Analyst
• Insurance Underwriter • Loan Officer
• CIA Intelligence Officer • Actuary
• Credit Analyst • and much, much more!

Drop by the Economics Department today in Brewster A-427, or give us a call at (252) 328-6006 to discuss meeting with one of our advisors to get started!