DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

Recent graduate alumni job placements

After graduating, our students are placed in degree-appropriate job positions in well-reputed firms and banks in the public and private sector. Some students move on to PhD programs in economics and related fields. Additionally, students tracked in the past 5 years have been very successful in being promoted to higher levels of leadership and work-responsibilities within a few years of being hired at their initial entry-level position. Here are some of our recent MA student placements.

Placement Initial Job Title
Firestone, Akron, OH Analyst
KeyBank, Cleveland, OH Performance Analyst
The Timken Company, Canton, OH Principal Financial Analyst
Kasina LLC, New York, NY Business Intellegence Architect
City of St. Peter, MN Project Analyst
Ph.D. program in economics, Lehigh University, PA Ph.D. candidate
JP Morgan Chase, Columbus, OH Senior Analyst, Default Specialty Operations
KeyBank, Cleveland, OH Associate Treasury Analyst
KeyBank, Cleveland, OH Product Manager, Global Treasury Mgmt
The Timken Company, Canton, OH Demand Planner
JP Morgan Chase, Columbus, OH Senior Operations Analyst
FirstEnergy Corporation, Akron, OH State Regulatory Analyst I
Huntington Bank, Columbus, OH Analyst
Reglan Collection, Istanbul, Turkey Proprietor
FirstEnergy Corporation, Akron, OH Regulatory Analytics & Forecasting Analyst
Mercer Consulting, Dallas, TX Client Services Analyst
FirstEnergy Corporation, Akron, OH State Regulatory Analyst
Jo-Ann Stores, Inc., Hudson, OH Financial Analyst
Extern, Cuyahoga County Economics Department, Cleveland, OH Analyst
Things Remembered Headquarters, Highland Heights, OH eCommerce Data Analyst
Hertz, Dallas, TX Assistant Branch Manager
Ph.D. program in economics, Georgia State University, GA Ph.D. candidate
Ph.D. program in economics, Tulane University, LA Ph.D. candidate
KeyBank, Cleveland, OH Risk Analyst, Credit Modeling
American Greetings Headquarters, Cleveland, OH Data Analyst
Ph.D. program in economics, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS Ph.D. candidate
Takumi Stamping Inc., Cincinnati, OH Analyst
HDR, Inc., Washington DC Economist I
KeyBank, Cleveland, OH Lead Treasury Analyst
FirstMerit Bank, Akron, OH Assistant Investment Portfolio Manager
Institute of Industrial Policy Studies, Seoul, South Korea Reseacher
Mayor's Office of Economic Development, City of Akron, Akron, OH Economist
Cleveland Metropolitan School District, Cleveland, OH Data Analyst
Ph.D. program in economics, Georgia State University, GA Ph.D. student
FirstEnergy Corporation, Akron, OH State Regulatory Analyst I
Insight2Profits, Cleveland, OH Business Analyst
Ph.D. program in economics, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS Ph.D. student
FirstMerit Bank, Akron, OH Capital Planning Analyst
Dwellworks, Cleveland, OH Business Analyst
Ph.D. program in economics, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX Ph.D. student