Bachelor of Arts in Economics

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The Bachelor of Arts in Economics major provides valuable training for students interested in general management positions, public sector careers or attending law school or graduate school in the social sciences. You’ll have the opportunity to choose between electives in poverty and discrimination, public finance and international economics.

Course Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Economics Major, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Grade Requirements: in order to graduate with a BA in Economics students must complete ECON 304 and ECON 305 with a minimum grade ≥C and the cumulative GPA for all courses completed towards the major must be ≥2.0.

Introductory Core
DSCI 245BUSINESS STATISTICS 14-5
or CSBS 320 STATISTICS FOR THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
or MATH 380 ELEMENTARY PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS
ECON 200
ECON 201
INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS
and INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS
10
MATH 114ALGEBRA CONCEPTS5
or MATH 200 FINITE MATHEMATICS
Major Core Requirements
ECON 304INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMIC THEORY (minimum grade ≥2.0 )5
ECON 305INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMIC THEORY (minimum grade ≥2.0 )5
ECON 337ECONOMETRICS5
Breath Requirement–choose two courses from each group
Group A10
ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCE ECONOMICS
SUSTAINABILITY ECONOMICS
POLITICAL ECONOMY
ECONOMICS OF POVERTY AND DISCRIMINATION
Group B10
LABOR ECONOMICS
HEALTH ECONOMICS
SPORTS ECONOMICS
BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS
Group C10
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
PUBLIC FINANCE AND PUBLIC POLICY
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS AND POLICY
Group D10
ECONOMIC HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES
MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS
MONEY AND BANKING
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
Senior Capstone
ECON 490ECONOMICS SENIOR CAPSTONE5
Total Credits79-80

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