DVC's economics program explores these questions and more. Learn about government policies such as minimum wage, income distribution, taxation, environmental regulation, and healthcare. Economics is great preparation for a range of careers in business, non-profit, or government.
The economics program will prepare you for work in a variety of occupations and career paths, including:
Change your life with an economics degree. Our program gives you options to explore.
A certificate readily prepares you to enter a particular field or career. It can also give you new skills for advancement in the workplace.
An associate degree requires a broader education for career options in a range of industries. It's a great step towards earning a bachelor degree at a four-year school or entering the workforce sooner.
Associate Degrees for Transfer:
A transfer degree is equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program. Earning one can guarantee admission to California State Universities, some private and online universities, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). ADTs, along with a transfer agreement guarantee (TAG) with the University of California system can help you achieve your goals for less. Learn about transfer services.