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Career Opportunities

UW Oshkosh is committed to providing an education that best prepares our graduates for the workforce. We partner with employers from varying industries where our students learn, network and ultimately secure positions.

Economics Major Fact Sheet

Unsure of which major is right for you? Check out the major fact sheet for a quick glance on discovering the perfect fit.


Internships are professional experiences that students participate in to gain professional skills and experiences. Internships are structured as learning experiences that combine in-class theory with real-world applications.

Economics alumni 

Below are some of the positions UWO Economics alumni currently hold in a various industries. 

B2B Industries
  • HR Generalist, 4Imprint Inc
  • Account Executive, DK Sales
  • Retail Category Specialist, Eby-Brown
  • Finance/Operations, Freight Connections
  • Global Bus Process Manager, Hospira
  • Web Developer, ImproMed, LLC
  • Senior Commercial and Price Analyst, Local Commute Marketing
  • Assistant Purchasing Manager, Lone Elm Sales
  • Merchant Relations Manager, PerkSpot
  • Consumer Relations, West Corporation
  • Credit Analyst, 1st National Bank
  • BSA/AML Analyst, Associated Bank
  • Graphic Design Project Manager, Associated Bank
  • Credit Analyst, Bank First National
  • Asst. VP, Anti-Money Laundering Business Consultant, BMO Financial Group
  • Portfolio Manager, BMO Private Bank
  • CPA, Davis & Kuelthau
  • Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
  • Credit Analyst, First National Bank
  • Second Vice President, Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services
  • Vice President, Commercial Banking, Peoples State Bank
  • Chief Investment Officer, Professional Financial Management, Inc.
  • Financial Professional, Prudential Financial
  • Investment Banking Associte, Robert W. Baird Co.
  • Reports Administrator, SII Investments, Inc
  • Investment consultant, TD Ameritrade
  • Private Banker II, Wells Fargo
  • Business Process Specialist, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
  • Research/Remediation Analyst, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
  • VP, AGI Solutions
  • Platinum Account Coordinator, AIA Corporation
  • Territory Manager, ARI Network Services, Inc.
  • Systems Specialist, Benefit Express
  • Senior Auditor, Deloitte
  • Developer,
  • Senior Consultant, EY
  • Sales Representative, JJ Keller
  • Pension Administrator, National Administration Inc.
  • International Project Coordinator, Network Engineering Technologies
  • Execultive Compensation Consulting Analyst, Principal Financial
  • Technical Recruiter, TEKsystems
  • Business Counselor, UW Oshkosh Small Business Development Center
  • Accountant, Veolia Environment North America
  • Data Analyst, Snow Fox Data
Consumer Services
  • Educational Sales & Training Manager, Adaptive Technology Resources
  • Scheduling and Planning Analyst, Air Wisconsin Airlines
  • CEO, Fox Valley Tours LLC
  • Business Intelligence Lead,
  • Owner, Stewart Home Inspection
  • General Manager, UPS Store
  • Owner, Whiteglove Home Inspection, LLC
  • Owner, Zoom Room Appleton
  • Field Artillery Officer, Army National Guard
  • Seasonal Public Works Employee, Town of Pleasant Springs
  • Business Analyst, US Dept of Commerce
  • Forestry Technician – Silviculture, US Forestry Service
  • Housing Specialist, USDA
  • Licensed Sales Representative, American Family Insurance
  • Commercial Lines Underwriter, Auto-Owners Insurance
  • Agent, Behnke Insurance Agencies Inc.
  • Service Rep, Harpen Insurance
  • Business Analyst, Jewelers Mutual Insurance
  • Business Analyst, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co.
  • Business Analyst, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co.
  • Business Analyst, Navitas Health Solutions
  • Senior Partner, New York Life Insurance Company
  • Financial Advisor, Northwestern Mutual
  • Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual
  • Claims Adjuster, Progressive Insurance
  • Commercial Lines Associate Underwriter, SECURA Insurance
  • CSS Commercial Lines, SECURA Insurance
  • Actuarial Analyst, Society Insurance
  • Medical Claims Specialist, Society Insurance
  • Small Business Underwriter, Society Insurance
  • Medical Claims Specialist, Society Insurance
  • Business and Competitive Specialist, Thrivent Financial
  • Specialized Support Coordinator, Thrivent Financial
  • Service Representative, Thrivent Financial
  • Research Analyst, Thrivent Financial
  • Manager, Promo Analytics, AbbVie
  • Project Manager, Agra Industries
  • Business & Pricing Analyst, Appvion
  • Senior Financial Accountant, Ariens Company
  • Fraud Management, Bemis Company, Inc.
  • Global Compensation Analyst II, Bemis Company, Inc.
  • Product Manager, Bucyrus International
  • Buyer, CREE
  • Customer Experience Coordinator, Grande Cheese Company
  • VP, J Stadler Machine
  • Lead Financial Analyst, Johnson Controls
  • Regional Controller, Johnson Controls
  • Project Coordinator, KI
  • Digital Producer, Global Marketing, Kimberly Clark
  • Market Research Senior Specialist, Kimberly Clark
  • Inventory Associate, Kimberly-Clark
  • Credit Analyst, Kohler Co.
  • Project Manager, Mercury Marine
  • Business Transformation Sub-Process Owner, MillerCoors
  • Principal Product Engineer, Natus Medical
  • Customer Logistics Manager, Neenah Paper
  • Marketing Representative, Oshkosh Airport Products (Oshkosh Corp.)
  • Associate Global Trade Compliance Analyst, Oshkosh Corp
  • Contract Coordinator, Oshkosh Corp
  • Financial Analyst II, Oshkosh Corp
  • Risk Analyst, Oshkosh Corp
  • Sr. Segment Commodity Manager, Oshkosh Defense (Oshkosh Corp.)
  • Operations Management Associate, Parker Hannifin
  • Financial Analyst, Plexus
  • Program Manager III, Plexus
  • President/CEO, Roberts Defense
  • Sales and Marketing Coordinator, Surface Mount Technology Corporation
  • Manufacturing Engineer, The Manitowoc Company
  • Head of Research and Product Development, Albanian-American Development Foundation
  • Director of Institutional Research, Marian University of Fond du Lac
  • Executive Director, Shelter for Life International
  • Social Media Intern, United Catholic Schools
  • Acting Director, Parking Services, UW Oshkosh
  • Loan Coordinator, UW Oshkosh
  • Crew Leader, Area Rental
  • Owner/General Manager, Basil Café
  • Sales Manager, Best Buy
  • Manager, Christianos Pizza
  • Sales Associate, Golfer’s Outlet
  • Sales Support Operations Coordinator, Imperial Supplies
  • Financial Analyst, Kohl’s Department Stores
  • Sonoma Missy Brand Manager, Kohl’s Department Stores
  • Financial Analyst, Lands End
  • Manager Trainee, Menards
  • Library Marketing Manager, Narrator Tracks
  • Accountant, Purely Poultry
  • Merchandise Financial Analyst, Shopko
  • Web Data Analyst, Silver Star Brands
  • Marketing Data Analyst, Silver Star Brands
  • System Administrator, St John Knits
  • Media Analyst, Target
  • Executive Team Leader, Target Corporation
  • Senior Strategy Manager, Walmart
  • Contracts Coordinater Assistant, Werner Electric Supply
  • Pro Shop Assistant, Westridge Golf Club