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An Economics major can earn either a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) or a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA).

Required Courses*

Microeconomic Principles and Problems
Macroeconomic Principles and Problems
Macroeconomic Theory
Microeconomic Theory*
Applied Econometrics (for BSBA only)

Elective Courses

Select 12 credits from courses below:
Public Finance and Fiscal Policy
Labor Economics
Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment
Economics of Developing Countries
Economic Problems of Latin America
Health Economics
Contemporary Issues in Monetary Economics
Economic Growth
International Trade
International Monetary Economics
Mathematical Economics (Fall only)
Labor Economics (Spring only)
Mathematical Economics II (Spring only)
Advanced Microeconomic Theory

Economics Minor

Business Students must take ECO 211, 212, 302* and three additional Economics courses. Non-business students in any school or college may minor in Economics. Non-business students must take ECO 211, 212, 302 and two additional Economics courses.

All courses submitted for the major or minor must be completed with a grade of "C-" or higher and with an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Economics may be the major of a candidate for the Master of Arts (M.A.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. Interested candidates should contact the departmental chair.

*MTH 109 or MAS 110 or a higher level Calculus course is required of all Economics majors and minors. The Calculus course must be completed before enrolling in ECO 302.

Additional Areas of Study

  • Accounting
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Sector Management and Policy
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Finance and Marketing
  • Legal Studies
  • Management
  • Management Science
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
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