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Economics majors have a variety of career choices including business management, finance, international affairs, government, entrepreneurship, insurance, manufacturing, military, retail, and utilities:

  • Large corporations employ market analysts to help make pricing and production decisions for their products, to evaluate government regulations, and to forecast future demand and supply conditions within their industries.
  • Government agencies offer extensive employment opportunities including international trade, transportation, agriculture, urban economics, and regulation and supervision of financial institutions and utilities.
  • Economics is an especially good major for students who would like to own and operate their own business.

Degree Plan Information

Use the links below to access the Texas State University Catalog page for your desired degree plan. The catalog features a suggested course sequence for degree progression and additional information regarding major requirements.

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) Major in ECO

B.B.A. Major in ECO