Economics
College of Liberal Arts
 
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Catalog Description
Example courses: Monetary Analysis AND Policy, Applied Econometrics, International Trade AND Finance, Mathematical Methods
What will you do? Employment of economists is expected to grow about as fast as the average; most new jobs will arise in private industry, including economic research and consulting firms. Candidates who hold a master's or doctoral degree in economics will have the best employment prospects and advancement opportunities. Quantitative skills are important in all economics specialties.
Possible titles: Economists
Career outlook: Up 13.4% at an average rate