An economics major can take you into all sorts of careers—business and strategy, academics and consulting, management and research.

Calvin's economics program has produced many success stories, with 100% employment of our 2014 graduates within one year of commencement. Browse through some of our stories below.

Employers who have hired recent Calvin economics graduates

Bank of America, Country Risk Management Team
Adtegrity, Director of Data Analysis
FDIC, Financial Institution Specialist
Federal Reserve Bank - Kansas City, Research Associate
Northern Trust, Risk Analyst
Van Wyk Risk and Financial Management, Commercial Client Manager
Accenture, Consulting Analyst
Norris, Perne and French, Equity Research Analyst
Partners Worldwide, Honduras Partnership Manager
Amway, Corporate Strategist
Axid Strategies, Director of Analytics and Research
UniCredit Bank Austria AG, Credit Risk Manager
Epic Systems, Finance Software Project Manager

Among a recent study of 925 private colleges, Calvin ranked 15th in the number of students going on to earn a Ph.D.” Barron's Best Buys in College Education

Some careers in economics to consider

  • Environmental Economist
  • International Economist
  • Labor Economist
  • Public Finance Economist
  • Actuarist
  • Banking and Finance Specialist
  • Econometrician
  • Labor Research and Statistics Specialist
  • Statistician
  • Financial Adviser / Analyst / Consultant
  • Healthcare Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Loan Review Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • Quantitative/Data Analyst
  • Stock Broker
  • Compensation and Benefits Manager
  • Consumer Credit Adviser
  • Urban and Regional Planner
  • Personal Financial Adviser