Internships & Careers

Graduate Program Job Placement

The Department of Economics assists its PhD graduates by posting job opportunities from colleges, universities, government agencies, private industry, and other organizations. Learn more about Graduate Job Placements »

Undergraduate Internships

While completing an internship is not a requirement for graduating with a major in economics, gaining valuable practical experience through the completion of an internship is highly encouraged. Learn more about internship opportunities and requirements »

Undergraduate Career Planning

Economics majors move on toward a wide variety of fields of interest and types of careers. Learn more about careers in economics and find career-planning resources »

Undergraduate Career & Internship Center

The Career & Internship Center is the best resource for UW students & alumni to seek information, guidance, and advice to help navigate an early career! Check out the many resources offered and make sure to access Career Coaching, too!