"What Can I Do With a Major in...Economics?"
Why Major in Economics?
The graduate with a Bachelor degree in Economics will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
- Use economic models to study behavior and can interpret the results of their models.
- Use these results to make inferences and draw conclusions.
- Calculate and interpret descriptive statistics.
- Formulate models for multiple regression analysis.
- Select appropriate data for multiple regression analysis.
- Interpret the results of multiple regression analysis.
- Use a statistical package to do economic modeling.
- Communicate economic ideas and information in written and spoken form.
Related Career Titles
|Account Executive||Internal Revenue Agent|
|Actuary||Labor Relations Specialist|
|Appraiser||Land Use Economist|
|Bank Manager||Market Research Analyst|
|Bank Representative||Market Surveyor|
|Brokerage Clerk||Mutual Fund Representative|
|Budget Analyst||Operations Research Analyst|
|Chief Executive Officer||Professor/Educator|
|Claims Adjuster||Public Relations Specialist|
|Credit Analyst||Real Estate Broker|
|Credit/Loan Worker||Regional Economist|
|Economics Teacher||Risk Analyst|
|Financial Analyst/ Planner||Statistical Analyst|
|Financial Manager||Systems Analyst|
|Foreign Service Officer||Tax Examiner|
|Forensic Economist||Technical Writer|
|Insurance Sales Agent||Trust Officer|
|Insurance Underwriter||Urban/Regional Planner|
Related Job Listings/Job Search Website
AEA Job Openings for Economists
Economic Societies, Associations, Centers, and Institutes
International Business Careers and Jobs
National Bureau of Economic Research
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Academy of International Business
American Bankers Associations
American Economic Association (AEA)
DECA Delta Epsilon Chi (UCM)
Delta Sigma Pi (UCM)
European Economic Association (EEA)
National Association of Business Economics
National Association of Forensic Economics (NAFE)
Mortgage Bankers Association of America
Phi Beta Lamdba (UCM)
Students in Free Enterprise (UCM)
Four-Year Academic Plan
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