Careers

A Degree That Works

Northwood’s Economics curriculum includes courses designed to prepare you for a broad range of careers in business, government and law. Nationwide, economics majors have the highest average score on Law School Admission Tests. Others have gone on to earn their doctorate in economics and become college professors. Will you be the one to add “Nobel Prize winner” to your résumé?

The following is a sample of career paths taken by recent graduates:

  • Campaign Coordinator

  • Commercial Lending Officer

  • Commodity Trader

  • Financial Advisor

  • Fiscal Policy Analyst

  • Lobbyist

  • Marketing Associate

  • Tax Foundation Economist

  • Research and Policy Associate

  • Professor