What Can I Do with an MHC Major in Economics?
Students with this major have completed internships and/or jobs at:
- Boston Biomedical Consultants, Inc.
- Fidelity Investments
- NERA Economic Consulting
- Cambridge Associates, LLC
- The World Bank (Water & Sanitation Prog.)
- J.P. Morgan Chase
- World Trade Organization
- Goldman Sachs
- Morgan Stanley
- Barclay’s Capital
- Travelzoo, Inc.
- Analysis Group
- Hartford Insurance Group
- Boston Equine Associates
Great positions for students with this major:
- Portfolio Administrator
- Broker’s Assistant
- Legal Assistant/Lawyer
- Web Analyst
- Program Coordinator/Director
- Contract Analyst
- Associate Account Executive
- Development Associate/Specialist
- Bank Manager
- Institute for International Economics
A non-profit organization devoted to research in international economics. Holds regular meetings and seminars, and publishes regularly.
- National Association for Business Economics
This professional association provides career information, an economist “search,” regular meetings and publications.
- National Bureau of Economic Research
The nation’s leading non-profit economics research organization. Occasionally offers fellowships.
- Center for Economic and Policy Research
Conducts research and provides public education in economics, posts internship/job listings.
- US Department of Commerce
A great site for career listings, government jobs, internships, and grants.
- American Economic Association
A source for job listings, internet resource links, and conferences.
- Vault Online Career Library – connect through LyonNet
Provides specific career summaries and guidance for internships, interviewing, resume- and cover-letter-writing. Occupational surveys from real employees in each industry are also available.
Career Resource Library:
- View and access 400 print resources through the CDC's online career library.
- To browse the online resources related to your career interests in greater detail, stop by the Career Development Center anytime from 9 am – 5 pm.
- Career Advisors and Peer Career Assistants at the CDC are here to help you find jobs and internships, improve your resume and cover letters, and access online and print resources. Contact the CDC for an appointment.
- Alumnae who studied this major or are working in the industry can provide valuable guidance when considering career options, including internships, jobs, and graduate school. Find alums through the Alumnae Association Member Directory.
- Your professors may be a resource for advice on career questions in their field of expertise.