Economics


Economics

Learn the most current theoretical and policy developments as a USJ Economics student.

USJ’s economics minor curriculum is marked by attention to a global perspective, sensitivity to methodological pluralism, and attentiveness to the twin aspects of rigor and relevance. 

USJ Economics Program Benefits:

  • An Outstanding Curriculum
    Choose a global focus with courses on international political economy, international financial economics, the world economy and women in the world economy. Choose a standard economics minor. Or, choose to mix the two. Whatever you choose, you will be exposed to the most current theoretical and policy developments.

  • A High Graduate Success Rate
    Recent graduates have gone on to earn advanced degrees in business administration and law. They consistently comment on how USJ’s holistic and interactive learning environment effectively prepared them to undertake the challenges of graduate school. Others work in the fields of finance/investment, government/community service, research/analysis or business.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR ECONOMICS STUDENTS:

  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Bank Examiner
  • Bank Research Analyst
  • Construction Estimator
  • Demographer
  • Economist
  • Energy Researcher
  • Environmental Researcher
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Planner
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Institutional Researcher
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Investment Banking Analyst
  • Investment Counselor
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Property Manager
  • Securities Broker
  • Statistician
  • Systems Analyst
  • Time Management Specialist
  • Underwriter
  • Urban/Regional Planner