What Can You Do with an Economics Degree?

There is a world of possibilities with a Western Economics Degree!

Western Economics Alumni Award Winners

Western Economics Graduates

Students with a Western Degree that includes an Economics Module go on to a wide variety of careers such as:
Investment Manager Fund Manager
Market Researcher Pension Manager
Bank Manager Certified Financial Planner
Financial Analyst Data Analyst
Economist Investor
Entrepreneur Business Consultant
Professor of Economics Professor of Finance

Where to Apply

Charles Rivers Associates TD Financial, Manulife Financial
BMO Nesbitt Burns, Wood Gundy Investment Funds Institute
Centre for Global Development International Monetary Fund (IMF)
World Bank Bank of Canada
Environment Canada Statistics Canada
Department of Finance Rogers Communications
RBC, TD Canada Trust Scotia Bank, BMO, CIBC
Graduate School (Economics, Law, Finance) Industry Canada

Post-Graduate Studies

There are many post-graduate study opportunities for students who graduate with a degree in Economics. Here you will find links to programs that are popular with students.

Fanshawe College: Graduate and Professional Studies

Graduates from Western Economics have been very successful in the Lawrence Kinlin School of Business' Graduate and Professional Studies programs at Fanshawe College. In particular, the Professional Financial Services program is popular given the high success rates of students acquiring needed financial certifications to enter the personal banking profession after only an 8-month program. For more information, contact Kaitlin Marriott (Pathways Consultant).