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Jobs for Economics Grads in Virginia

In this state, there are 39,410 people employed in jobs related to an economics degree, compared to 1,144,130 nationwide.

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Wages for Economics Jobs in Virginia

A typical salary for a economics grad in the state is $101,290, compared to a typical salary of $115,590 nationwide.

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There are 27 colleges in Virginia that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

512 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
25,628 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 1.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it.

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183 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
38,541 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $44,900 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $21,048. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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William & Mary

Williamsburg
157 Degrees in Major Awarded
91% Graduation Rate
8,939 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. A typical student attending William & Mary will pay a net price of $19,800. The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at William & Mary.

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Virginia Tech

Blacksburg
141 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
37,024 Total Students

98% of the teachers are full time. 66% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Virginia Tech will pay a net price of $21,198.

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84 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
2,183 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $22,615. The student loan default rate is 0.80% which is lower than average.

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James Madison University

Harrisonburg
77 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
21,594 Total Students

The 2.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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University of Richmond

University of Richmond
61 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
4,056 Total Students

66% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time. 8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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48 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
1,698 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, VMI grads earn an average salary of $45,400. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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34 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
4,868 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 62%. In their early career, CNU grads earn an average salary of $38,200.

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Hampden - Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney
33 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
881 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.40% which is lower than average. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $31,227. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

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Economics Careers in VA

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 27% $67,440
Economics Professors 15% $92,790
Managers 11% $130,590
Economists 7% $122,230

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