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Economics Schools in Alaska

In 2020-2021, 17 students earned their Economics degrees in AK.

In this state, Economics is the 7th most popular major out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Economics Majors in Alaska

Economics majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 16
Master’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Alaska, a economics major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of economics majors in Alaska is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 88.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.9%
  • Other Races: 0.0%

Jobs for Economics Grads in Alaska

In this state, there are 1,890 people employed in jobs related to an economics degree, compared to 1,144,130 nationwide.


Wages for Economics Jobs in Alaska

In this state, economics grads earn an average of $69,880. Nationwide, they make an average of $115,590.


There are 2 colleges in Alaska that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
11,953 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.89 years to complete their degree at UAA. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
6,813 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 61%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,456 after earning their degree at this institution.

Economics Careers in AK

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title AK Job Growth AK Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 7% $64,480
Managers 5% $109,730
Economics Professors 0% $0
Economists 0% $79,750

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