2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Economics Major

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Degree Type Offered: B.A. Major

Consists of 42 credit hours (14 three-credit courses), comprised of 27 credits from the following nine required courses:

MATH-140 Introduction to Statistics

ECON-200 Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON-210 Principles of Microeconomics

ECON-300 Money & Banking

ECON-330 Government & Business

ECON-400 Intermediate Macroeconomics Theory

ECON-410 Intermediate Microeconomics Theory

ECON-440 International Economics

ECON-460 Senior Seminar

Plus 15 additional credits in ECON courses numbered 300 or above, or 9 additional credits in ECON course numbered 300 or above and one of the following tracks:

Business Track

Consists of 6 credit hours (2 three-credit courses), selected from:

BUS-201 Principles of Accounting I

BUS-202 Principles of Accounting II

BUS-300 Principles of Organization Management

Government Policy Track

Consists of 6 credit hours (2 three-credit courses), selected from:

PSCI-210 Politics & Government in the United States

PSCI-230 Introduction to Global Politics

PSCI-420W International Law & Organization

Graduate School Preparation Track

Consists of 6 credit hours (2 three-credit courses):

MATH-131 Calculus I

MATH-132 Calculus II

Students who choose this option should consider taking additional courses beyond MATH-132 as well.

Credits for ECON-480, ECON-490, ECON-491 and ECON-499 may not be applied to the requirements for the major in economics.