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Folsom Lake College Economics

The Folsom Lake College economics curriculum studies how people and societies produce various commodities and distribute them for consumption, now or in the future. FLC’s economics offerings include the study of the American economic system using techniques for the analysis of contemporary economic problems.

Career Options

  • Accountant
  • Arbitrator
  • Attorney
  • Budget Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Conditions Forecaster
  • Commodity Economist
  • Commodity Price Forecaster
  • Development Economist
  • Economic Analyst
  • Economic Forecaster
  • Industrial Relations Specialist
  • Investment Analyst
  • Labor Economist
  • Macro Economist
  • Manpower Economist
  • Natural Resource Economist
  • Operations Research Analyst
  • Project Economist
  • Research Economist

Most career options require more than two years of study.


  • Knowledgeable instructors and professionals in their fields
  • Good general overview and conceptual framework of economic issues
  • Opportunity to combine with business and other related areas of study for a more comprehensive education
  • Transfer opportunities
  • A lab with tutorial assistance

Business and Management

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This program is part of the Business and Management meta-major.

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Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

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This program is part of the Liberal Arts and Social Sciences meta-major.

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If you're interested in a transfer degree (AA-T or AS-T), then check out Degree Planner, a tool that helps you complete your degree efficiently by mapping out what courses to take and when to take them.

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