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Economics Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 581 students earned their Economics degrees in AZ.

In terms of popularity, Economics is the 57th most popular major in the state out of a total 300 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Economics Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 544
Master’s Degree 22
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 13
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 13
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 13
Associate’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

Economics Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.2%
  • White: 35.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 42.9%
  • Other Races: 3.6%
Economics Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Economics Grads in Arizona

21,660 people in the state and 1,144,130 in the nation are employed in jobs related to economics.

Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Economics Jobs in Arizona

In this state, economics grads earn an average of $62,930. Nationwide, they make an average of $115,590.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Arizona that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 14 below:

315 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
53,286 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $11,644. It takes the average student 4.33 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

264 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,672 Total Students

A typical student attending Cochise College will pay a net price of $6,313. In their early career, Cochise College grads earn an average salary of $23,200. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.80%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,103 Total Students

30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Rio Salado College grads earn an average salary of $31,600. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,067 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,131. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,351 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,717.

#4

Phoenix College

Phoenix
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,109 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 78% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,054 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,602 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 57% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,502.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,321 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $6,877.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,900 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,945.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,585 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,136. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,120 Total Students

24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,861.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45,073 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 64%. This public school has an average net price of $14,094. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%.

Economics Careers in AZ

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 34% $57,910
Managers 12% $98,540
Economists 10% $81,050
Survey Researchers 4% $45,180

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to economics.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Political Science & Government 911
Sociology 514
Criminology 313
Anthropology 287
Geography & Cartography 284
International Relations & Security 245
General Social Sciences 101
Other Social Sciences 54

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