MS Placements

career fair

The MS program has 100% placement upon graduation. Our alumni are employed in large corporations, federal and state governments, hometown businesses, or enrolled in professional schools. The MS program is a great value added for undergraduate students and working professionals looking for advanced applied economics training. Below are some example recent placements.

  • Agricultural Loan Officer, Shelby County State Bank, Iowa
  • Staff Economist, National Pork Producer Council
  • Market Research Analyst, CF Industries
  • Fiscal Legislative Analyst, Iowa Legislature
  • Ag Economics Specialist, Sustainable Env. Consultants (SEC) (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Labor Market Research Economist, Iowa Workforce Development
  • Commodity Market and Risk Analyst, Wendy's QSCC
  • Field Economist, US Bureau, Labor Statistics
  • Transportation and Logistics Business Analyst, Cargill
  • Investment Analyst, Summit Agricultural Group
  • Loan Officer, Home Trust & Savings Bank in Osage, Iowa; also Farmer
  • Technical Solutions Engineer, Epic Systems in Verona, WI
  • Farm Loan Officer, Farm Services Agency, USDA
  • Law School, University of Iowa


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