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Jobs for Economics Grads in District of Columbia

In this state, there are 33,630 people employed in jobs related to an economics degree, compared to 1,144,130 nationwide.

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Wages for Economics Jobs in District of Columbia

In this state, economics grads earn an average of $110,350. Nationwide, they make an average of $115,590.

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There are 9 colleges in District of Columbia that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

#1

Georgetown University

Washington
309 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
19,371 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.00%. Graduates earn an average $65,200 after graduation.

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232 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
27,017 Total Students

An average student at GWU will pay a net price of $33,719. The student loan default rate of 2.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 49% of the teachers are full time.

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#3

American University

Washington
171 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
14,001 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $43,451. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $45,600 after graduation.

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#4

Howard University

Washington
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
10,859 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $41,289. The student loan default rate is 7.20% which is lower than average.

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20 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
5,366 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $47,100 after graduation. 98% of students get financical aid. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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#6

Gallaudet University

Washington
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
1,451 Total Students

75% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 6 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

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1 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,457 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1. 60% of students get financical aid. 13% of the teachers are full time.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
745 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1. In their early career, Strayer University - District of Columbia grads earn an average salary of $33,100. It takes the average student 4.00 years to graduate.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
3,725 Total Students

32% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.96 years to complete their degree at University of the District of Columbia.

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Economics Careers in DC

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 22% $71,380
Economics Professors 12% $101,460
Economists 6% $122,930
Managers 3% $141,320

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