Careers in Economics

What can I do with this major?

Sample job titles of CSB/SJU Economics alums:

Stockbroker Statistician Attorney Financial Services Sales Representative
Research Assistant Law Clerk Branch Bank Manager Systems Analyst
Economist Legal Counsel Consultant Budget Analyst
Pharmaceutical Sales Loan Officer Pension Technician Underwriter
Financial Manager Actuary Police Officer Investment Analyst

Student Spotlights:

  • Jessey-Ariel Niyongabo '12 (Environmental Studies & Economics), Environment & Natural Resources Intern, MN
  • Olga Rozmuszcz '12 (Economics & Hispanic Studies), Embassy of the Republic of Poland, Santiago, Chile
  • Erin Speltz '15 (Peace Studies & Economics), Non-profit Data Analyst Research Intern, Minnesota Council of Non-Profits
  • Jared Smith '11 (Accounting & Economics), Northwestern Mutual Finance Network, MN
  • Tim Zhang '16 (Art and Economics), Media Production Intern, Minneapolis Institute of Art

Alum Spotlights:

  • Nick Blanco '10 (Economics), Elementary Teacher, Founder/Operator of Driftwood Wilderness Lodge
  • Anthonique Hanna '13 (Economics), Labor Economist, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
  • Joe Long '13 (Economics), Season Ticket Sales & Service Executive, Minnesota Twins Baseball Club
  • Barbara Wagner '01 (Political Science & Economics), Chief Economist, Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • Jacquelyn Wegmann '08 (Economics), Web Analyst, Thomson Reuters

To explore more of what CSB/SJU alums are doing with this major, visit the XPD Resource Centers and check out the Alum Career Network database. 

Links for Economics majors:

Visit CSB/SJU XPD for further information about major selection and career exploration. Career coaches and student career assistants are available to assist you as you research personal interests, values, and skills.