Economics Major Requirements

PROGRAM IN ECONOMICS

Majors may earn a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with a major in Economics.

Bachelor of Arts, Major in Economics—ECON (33 hours)

All of the following:

  • ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 hours 
  • ECON 252 Principles of Microeconomics 3 hours 
  • ECON 351 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 hours 
  • ECON 352 Intermediate Microeconomics 3 hours
  • ECON 495 Senior Economic Seminar 3 hours 
  • BUAD 341 Statistical Application 3 hours

Four of the following (3 hours minimum):

  • ECON 354 Economic Development 3 hours 
  • ECON 356 Comparative Economic Systems 3 hours 
  • ECON 357 Public Sector Economics 3 hours 
  • ECON 358 Labor Economics 3 hours 
  • ECON 451 History of Economic Thought 3 hours 
  • ECON 452 International Trade and Finance 3 hours 
  • ECON 470 Topics in Economics 3 hours 
  • ECON 497 Independent Study 1–3 hours

Required Supporting Course:

  • MATH 114 Introduction to Statistics 3 hours