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Economics is a method rather than a doctrine, an apparatus of the mind, a technique of thinking which helps its possessor to draw correct conclusions.
John Maynard Keynes

Chico Economics Graduate Careers - Human Resources

Michelle KoskyMichelle Kosky

Michelle Kosky, who graduated with a BA in Economics in 2002, is a senior client lead recruiter at Amazon Web Services in Austin, Texas. (last Updated 12/11/17)


Justin SelfJustin Self

Justin Self, who completed his BA in Economics with honors in the major and honors in general education in 2011, is a sales executive and small business specialist at ADP in Sacramento, California.  He manages a team of about 10 employees that helps ADP provide human resource (HR) services to small businesses.   

In the summer before he began his studies at Chico State Justin founded a small video production company, Live Motion Media that he continued to manage as an undergraduate in order to help finance his college education.  During the summer before his sophomore year Justin also worked long hours for Enterprise Rent-A-Car where he cleaned and dropped off cars for customers.

While an honors student at Chico State Justin also found time to be chapter president of Phi Delta Theta fraternity, a professional fraternity for business and economics students.  He also participated in St. Jude Children’s Hospital Up ‘til Dawn fundraiser, the Model United Nations, the Greeks Going Green and the Economics Club.