When exploring possible academic majors, begin by investigating the specific programs at Purchase College. Discover more about the B.A. in Economics and find out about program requirements, courses and the program faculty.
Want to find out more about a major? Talk to department heads and professors to have your questions answered and to get the inside track on being an Economics major at Purchase College.
The following is a list of some career possibilities that students in this major might find rewarding. Remember, that your major does not necessarily determine your career. Graduates use their academic majors in a variety of professional fields. The options below can be used as a starting point to explore potential career paths, however, you may also want to investigate more using recommended resources to gain a more comprehensive list of careers. Keep in mind that additional education, training, and experiential education beyond your major may be needed to pursue these possibilities.
TYPES OF ORGAINZIATIONS THAT HIRE
CAREER INFORMATION AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION LINKSwww.aeaweb.org - The American Economic Association
JOB SEARCH LINKS
www.purchase.edu/careerdevelopment - Click on Purchase JobScore to access jobs posted for Purchase students and alumni
www.econcareers.com - Economics jobs
www.econ-jobs.com - Economics jobs
www.econjobs.org - NABE Job Center
jobs.economist.com - Job listings through The Economist
www.careerbank.com - Accounting, Finance and Banking Career Network
www.efinancialcareers.com - Search for finance jobs and banking careers
www.fjn.com - Financial Job Network
www.underwritingjobs.com - The Employment Site for Underwriters
www.brokeragejobs.com - Jobs in the financial industry
www.researchgate.net – Professional network for scientists/researchers and job search
www.aeaweb.org/joe/ - Job openings for Economists
www.financejobs.net – Jobs in Finance.
www.streetid.com – Financial career matchmaking
Additional Resources Available at the CDC
CandidCareer.com: View informational interview videos and explore major and career possibilities!
Employers Nationwide by Major: View national employers who have hired employees in the majors listed. (provided by Buzzfile)
Employers in NY by Major: View employers in NY who have hired employees in the majors listed. (provided by Buzzfile)