Economics provides a logical, ordered way of looking at most problems and issues which can benefit you in a wide range of personal, education and career choices. You can utilize economics in numerous well-paying fields including finance, law, history, sociology, biology, math, green energy, insurance and law enforcement.
Once You Complete the Program
Transfer your credits to a four-year baccalaureate program at a university to continue your studies. In addition to the private sector, federal, state and local government agencies also provide many employment opportunities for economists.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Economics
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Associate in Arts
Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.