After Graduation - Department of Economics - Christopher Newport University

Department of Economics

After Graduation

Economics majors find many job opportunities upon graduation. Nearly every industry and government entity hires economics graduates. In addition, our students possess the skills to work in related business positions such as pricing/cost/budget analyst, bank loan officer, and securities and commodities broker.

Recent graduates have secured positions with premier institutions, including

  • Northwestern Mutual
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • SunTrust Bank
  • U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • U.S. Federal Reserve System.

With an emphasis on sound logic and rational thought, a degree in economics is also an excellent foundation for pursuing graduate studies in a wide range of disciplines, including political science, law, public policy, business and international studies.

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