Virginia Economists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Economists in Virginia

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Schools for Economists in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Economy Schools in Virginia

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Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Business - Economics
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BSFIN - General Finance, BSFIN - Accelerated MS Finance, MS in Accounting - Finance Specialization, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: BS in Business - Economics , BS in Business - Finance
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: MBA - Business Economics, BA/Business Economics, BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Finance, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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  • Programs: Master of Arts in Economics - Applied Economics
  • Degrees: Master

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: BS/BBA Financial Services, AAS Financial Support Services
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
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More Virginia Economy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bridgewater College Bridgewater Bachelor 1,541
College of William and Mary Williamsburg Doctorate & First Professional 7,795
Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg Masters & First Professional 1,234
Emory and Henry College Emory Masters 1,026
George Mason University Fairfax Doctorate & First Professional 30,276
Hampden-Sydney College Hampden-Sydney Bachelor 1,122
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Hollins University Roanoke Masters 1,049
James Madison University Harrisonburg Doctorate 17,918
Longwood University Farmville Masters 4,727
Lynchburg College Lynchburg Masters 2,490
Mary Baldwin College Staunton Masters 1,685
Marymount University Arlington Doctorate 3,609
Old Dominion University Norfolk Doctorate 22,287
Radford University Radford Doctorate 9,122
Randolph College Lynchburg Masters 656
Randolph-Macon College Ashland Bachelor 1,176
Roanoke College Salem Bachelor 2,006
Sweet Briar College Sweet Briar Masters 815
University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg Masters 5,001
University of Richmond Richmond Doctorate 4,324
University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville Doctorate & First Professional 24,257
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 31,700
Virginia Military Institute Lexington Bachelor 1,378
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg Doctorate 29,898
Virginia State University Petersburg Doctorate 4,720
Washington and Lee University Lexington Doctorate 2,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Economists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Economists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Richmond 80 $84850 0.96
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