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Contact info:

For a B.A. in Economics
contact Kris Roby
c/o College of Letters, Arts & Social Science
kroby@uidaho.edu

For a B.S. in Economics
contact Jon Miller
c/o College of Business and Economics
jrmecon@uidaho.edu  

What You Can Do

With a degree in economics, you may become a: 

  • Auditor
  • Credit analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Industrial market analyst
  • Loan officer
  • Market analyst
  • Bond trader
  • Economic analyst
  • General manager
  • Chief executive officer
  • Insurance agent
  • Lobbyist
  • Purchasing analyst
  • Budget analyst
  • Environmental planner
  • Import/export agent
  • Investment broker
  • Management consultant
  • Real estate appraiser


Opportunities

An economics degree opens doors to a variety of career opportunities. Graduates are prepared to pursue opportunities in business, government, public administration, law, education, journalism, foreign service, consulting and politics. Many of our nation’s top executives and politicians hold degrees in economics. The degree is also excellent preparation for law school or graduate school in many disciplines.