This program is ideal for students looking to pursue a bachelor’s degree as it was created to be a transfer program. Students looking to complete as many courses as possible before tranferring can complete up to 63 hours in this degree program which allows them to enter as a junior at a four-year college or university.
Graduates of this program typically move on to a four-year college or university to complete their degree. A majority of the courses in this program transfer as core courses or as electives.
Economists earn a wide range of salaries from $60,000- $120,000 per year, depending on field and industry entered. Job growth in the field is 13% which is faster than average job growth.
Potential careers include economist, financial planning counselor, marketing research consultant, management analyst, legislative assistant, budget analyst, real estate broker, business or political consultant, educator and more!