Economics at Vassar College
Vassar is located in Poughkeepsie, New York and has a total student population of 2,435. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 41 students received a bachelor's degree in economics from Vassar.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Economics section at the bottom of this page.
Vassar Economics Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Economics
Vassar Economics Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the economics progam at Vassar compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The economics major at Vassar is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Economics. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Economics Bachelor’s Degree Schools||47|
|Most Popular Economics Schools||245|
How Much Do Economics Graduates from Vassar Make?
The median salary of economics students who receive their bachelor's degree at Vassar is $64,665. This is 41% higher than $45,868, which is the national average for all economics bachelor's degree recipients.
Economics Student Demographics at Vassar
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the economics majors at Vassar College.
Vassar Economics Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's in economics.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
Vassar also has a doctoral program available in economics. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
- Geography & Cartography
- International Relations & National Security
- Urban Studies
Careers That Economics Grads May Go Into
A degree in economics can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Vassar College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists||63,520||$77,230|
*The racial-ethnic minorities 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 racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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