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Economics Schools in Indiana

861 Economics students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Economics is the 5th most popular major out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Economics Majors in Indiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 774
Master’s Degree 48
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 31
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 31
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 31
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 8
Post-Master’s Certificate 8

Gender Distribution

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

Economics Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.5%
  • White: 59.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 25.9%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Economics Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Economics Grads in Indiana

There are 17,080 people in the state and 1,144,130 people in the nation working in economics jobs.

Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Economics Jobs in Indiana

In this state, economics grads earn an average of $71,560. Nationwide, they make an average of $115,590.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 28 colleges in Indiana that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

208 Degrees in Major Awarded
97% Graduation Rate
12,683 Total Students

An average student at Notre Dame will pay a net price of $32,096. It takes the average student 4.06 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 0.70% which is lower than average.

173 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
43,260 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,428. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
45,500 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,527. The student loan default rate of 2.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it.

#4

DePauw University

Greencastle
95 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
1,972 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $23,873. Graduates earn an average $40,400 after graduation.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
22,443 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.32 years. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,537 Total Students

In their early career, IUPUI grads earn an average salary of $36,900. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at IUPUI. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it.

#7

Valparaiso University

Valparaiso
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,502 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.10%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

#7

Wabash College

Crawfordsville
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
867 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $20,549. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#9

Butler University

Indianapolis
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
5,515 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,200 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $35,488.

#10

Hanover College

Hanover
20 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,070 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.06 years. This private school has an average net price of $21,121.

Economics Careers in IN

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 23% $51,780
Economics Professors 10% $113,370
Managers 7% $61,910

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