College of Business & Economics

Department of Economics

Careers & Internships

With an economics degree you can work in a variety of fields such as finance and banking, public policy, sales and marketing, civil service, insurance and actuarial work and more. You shouldn’t limit yourself to searching for a position with the job title economist. Typically those positions require a graduate degree. Look for titles like budget analyst, research assistant and financial analyst.

Career & Internship Support

Wondering what internship and career options you have as an economics major?

The TU Career Center is here to help educate and empower you with career planning and implementation. We’ve put together a comprehensive database of career information to help you start figuring out what you can do with your major by exploring:

  • common career titles
  • internship and research opportunities
  • job search websites
  • sample resumes and interview questions
  • relevant professional associations and student groups

Start exploring our career resources for economics majors today, or call the Career Center at 410-704-2233.

General Job Related Information

>> Career One Stop
>> Occupational Outlook Handbook
>> U.S. Department of Labor Database
>> Career Path

Federal, State and Local Government Jobs

>> Government Jobs For Economics Majors

Related Links

TU Career Center

College of Business & Economics

Phone: 410-704-3496
Fax: 410-704-2300

Office Location

Stephens Hall, Room 218
Hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address

College of Business & Economics
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001