Opportunities in the Field
An ever-changing world requires a flexible major, and an economics degree is one of the most versatile degrees available. It intersects with other disciplines such as finance, sociology, political science, public or business administration, psychology, mathematics, and sustainability.
A degree in economics may be about finance, banking, business or government but it can also be useful to all individuals and can lead to many fulfilling career choices. Others have gone on to graduate school to earn MBAs, Masters of Science or Arts degrees, PhDs or law degrees.
EWU economics majors have worked at banks, credit unions, and manufacturing companies. They are high school teachers, healthcare staff, labor market forecasters, military procurement employees, accountants, etc.