El Camino’s economics degree programs prepare you for a rewarding career after graduation or for university transfer.
Our Economics Associate in Arts (AA) and Economics Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) degrees typically take two years to complete.
Economics education provides a clear pathway to employment and/or transfer. We’ll help you complete your academic and career goals.
An economics degree from El Camino will prepare you to transfer. Or you can use your degree to enter a career after graduating. We can help you achieve either goal.
The AA degree in economics offers a clear pathway to transfer so you are ready to earn a bachelor's degree after graduating. You might also choose to pursue a career. We’ll help you explore your options.
The AA-T degree in economics sets you on a direct path to complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a California State University campus. You will also get priority consideration for admission to the CSU system.
With an economics degree from El Camino, you’ll be set to transfer immediately to begin working on a bachelor’s degree at another school or start a job in the private or public sector. Your critical-thinking and problem-solving skills will serve you well for any career you choose.
As an El Camino economics student, you gain access to a professional community of colleagues and mentors. The perspectives and connections you develop here will prove valuable throughout your career.
Learn about course requirements and more for the Economics AA and Economics Associate in Arts for Transfer AA-T in El Camino’s online catalog.
Find semester-by-semester plans that chart your path to an Economics AA or Economics AA-T degree on El Camino’s Guided Pathways site.