Career Opportunities for Majors in Environmental & Business Economics


The major in Environmental and Business Economics is a program of study for students interested in careers in business and management. Students learn to think strategically about the business environment within which firms, government agencies and non-governmental organizations operate and devise appropriate responses to gain a strategic advantage within such an environment.

Majors in the Environmental and Business Economics program select one of four options:

Business Economics, Environmental & Resource Economics, Food Industry Economics, or Food Science & Management Economics.

A Sample Of Related Occupations

Agricultural Broker County Agent Loan Specialist
Agricultural Economist Credit Officer Market Research Analyst
Agricultural Marketing Rep. Customer Service Rep Operations Analyst
Bank Reserach Analyst Economist Pension Analyst
Commodities Trader Environmental Lawyer Production Superintendent
Compliance Specialist Financial Analyst Public Administrator
Consultant Financial Planner Purchasing Agent
Consumer Marketing Rep Insurance Adjuster Quality Control Specialist
Contract Administrator International Trade Specialist Sales Representative
Cost Analyst Investment Banking Analyst Securities Broker

Types of Employers

Private & Nonprofit Organizations
Banks Economic Development Council Food Marketing Chains
Brokerage Houses Economic Research Foundations Import/Export Firms
Business Journals / Publishers Educational Institutions Insurance Companies
Chambers of Commerce Environmental Consulting Firms Investment Firms
Chemical Manufacturers Environmental Justice Groups  Manufacturing Firms
Consulting Firms Food & Beverage Companies Market research firms
Government Agencies
Department of Agriculture Department of Reclamation Federal Reserve Bank
Department of Energy Department of the Interior Food and Drug Administration
Department of Environmental Protection Department of the Treasury Int'l. Trade Administration
Department of Finance Environmental Protection Agency USDA Rural Development 
Department of Food & Nutrition Farm Credit Administration

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - First Jobs of Recent Graduates - Environmental & Business Economics

Information is not available at this time on first jobs obtained from Environmental & Business Economics

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - Jobs of Experienced Alumni - Environmental & Business Economics

Food Industry Analyst Account Administrator
IMS Health Account Service Representative
US Dept. of Agriculture Agricultural Statistician
IMS America, LTD Asst. Data Quality Analyst
L&F Products Asst. Product Manager
National Westminster Bank of NJ Asst. Treasurer
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NJ Assoc. Financial Analyst
MTV Networks Assoc. Producer
ComerFord & Callegy, LLC Attorney
Nations Bank Banking Center Manager
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Graduate Schools Attended

Institution Degree Field
Columbia Teachers College M.Ed.
Ohio State University MBA Marketing
Rutgers University MS Agricultural Economics
St. Johns University MBA

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