The information below describes typical occupations and employers associated with this major.
Understand that some of the options listed below may require additional training.
Moreover, you are not limited to these options alone when choosing a possible career path.
Description of Consumer Economics
The Consumer Economics major at The University of Georgia prepares students to understand how consumers make
choices in their daily lives. Students learn how fraud & deception, products of varying quality, & inadequate information
affect consumer decisions. The role of information is a central theme. A strong business background prepares students
for work in a variety of fields, including financial counseling, sales, marketing, management, consumer credit, and
Possible Job Titles of Consumer Economics Graduates
Accounts Payable Assistant
Assistant General Manager
Business Development Coordinator