Bachelor of Business Administration: Finance

Sample Careers

Economics is a common major of people who later become CEOs of major corporations. Professional economists work for banks and other financial businesses; for federal, state and local governments; for large corporations; for colleges and universities; and for other employers. Some are self-employed as consultants or business owners/managers. See more sample careers at NMSU’s Information on Majors:

  • Actuary
  • Bond Trading Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Competitive Pricing Manager
  • Demographer
  • Economic Consultant
  • Economic Development Specialist
  • Economic Forecaster
  • Economic Reporter
  • Economic Statistician
  • Financial Economist
  • Fuels Trader
  • Health Policy Analyst/Planner
  • Intelligence Agent
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Lawyer
  • Lobbyist
  • Urban/Regional Planner
Many NMSU students get their career start at Vanguard.
Approximately 24 NMSU alumni work at Vanguard and
have formed their own unofficial alumni club.
Pictured below are 15 of the “club” members.
Left to right: Samuel Castaneda, Jared Leadingham, Aubrey Jimenez, Lila (Jones) Semrau, Brook Eagleman, Kevin Lett, Stacy Best, Matthew James Kocourek, Jeffrey Ortega, Jessica Arias, Matthew Nervis , C.J. Dennis, Michael Schafer, Donny Jones, Julian Tarazona. (Submitted photo)
Left to right: Samuel Castaneda, Jared Leadingham,
Aubrey Jimenez, Lila (Jones) Semrau, Brook Eagleman,
Kevin Lett, Stacy Best, Matthew James Kocourek,
Jeffrey Ortega, Jessica Arias, Matthew Nervis , C.J. Dennis,
Michael Schafer, Donny Jones, Julian Tarazona.
(Submitted photo)