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Basic Certificates in Economics

14 Yearly Graduations
64% Women
14% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 18 schools in the United States where you can get your basic certificate in economics. This degree is more popular with female students, and about 14% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 28.6% of economics graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Economics Majors

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 14 students earned their basic certificate in economics. This makes it the 27th most popular basic certificate program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in economics at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 40,046
Master’s Degree 4,493
Associate Degree 2,948
Doctor’s Degree 1,219
Graduate Certificate 102
Basic Certificate 14
Undergraduate Certificate 9

Earnings of Economics Majors With Basic Certificates

We are unable to calculate the median earnings for economics majors with their basic certificate due to lack of data.

Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for economics majors who have their basic certificate is not available.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their basic certificate in economics. About 64.3% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 5
Women 9

The racial-ethnic distribution of economics basic certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 8
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

There are 18 colleges that offer a basic certificate in economics. Learn more about the most popular 18 below:

Economics Focus Areas

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
General Economics 10
Applied Economics 3
Development Economics 1


*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

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