Employment Outcomes for Recent Economics Graduates

Wondering what you do with a degree in economics?  Take a look at some of the jobs our recent graduates are doing:


  • 30 Watt: Marketing and Advertising
  • All American Foods: National sales representative
  • Best Buy: Demand forecasting analyst
  • Cargill: Commodities merchant trainee, Associate plant manager
  • Dakota Restaurant and Bar Services: General Manager
  • Delta Airlines: Financial Analyst
  • Doherty employment group: Bilingual recruiting specialist
  • Eldemark: Product Specialist
  • Empire Today: Junior business analyst
  • Ev3.inc: Medical device sales
  • HANOLI (Olive Oil Importer/Marketing Firm in Vietnam): Manager
  • Lamex Foods: Exports logistics
  • Medtronic: Associate pricing analyst 
  • Microbiologics: Business systems analyst
  • Minnesota rubber and plastics/quadion corporation: Marketing analyst
  • Open Systems international: Project Coordinator
  • Southwestern/Great American: Corporate Recruiter
  • Target: Merchandise planning business analyst, Business Analyst
  • TDL Farms: Land and Livestock Operations Manager
  • Worldwide gaming: Web developer
  • Xcel Energy: Supply Chain Coordinator

Banking, Insurance, and Finance

  • Aon Benfield: Accounting analyst, Catastrophe risk analyst
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield: Provider Service Representative
  • First American Bank: Risk management specialist
  • First investors corporation: Financial services representative
  • First resource bank: Financial analyst
  • Minneapolis Financial Group; Financial Advisor, Financial Planner
  • Northwestern Mutual: Financial representative
  • U.S. Bank: Bond operations processor, Finance analyst, Loan reviewer
  • Wells Fargo: Retirement and trust. Personal banker, Home mortgage originator,
  • Mortgage loan specialist, Loan servicing specialist, Loan document specialist

Business Consulting

  • Accretive Health: Operations Lead
  • Cass Information Systems: Internal Audit Associate
  • Coverdale: Operations analyst
  • Ernst & Young: Transfer pricing staff
  • McLagan: Compensation analysis
  • Protiviti: Staff Consultant
  • Shenehon Company: Evaluation analyst


  • Central Bank of the Bahamas: Research assistant, Commercial Banker
  • U.S. Comptroller of the Currency: Assistant National Bank Examiner
  • FDIC: Bank Examiner
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Loan reviewer, Loan Specialist
  • University of West Indies - St. Augustine: Research assistant