Minor in Economics
REQUIREMENTS FOR B.A. IN ECONOMICS
Economics majors must complete fifteen credits in the Common Professional Component in economics plus eighteen additional credits in economics on the upper level. Substitute BUSN courses must be approved by the Department Chair.
The Common Professional Component in Economics includes: Principles of Microeconomics (ECON 120), Principles of Macroeconomics (ECON 130), Intermediate Microeconomics (ECON 304), Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECON 306), Money and Banking (ECON 305).
REQUIREMENTS FOR MINOR IN ECONOMICS
Eighteen credits, including one of the following four courses: Principles of Microeconomics (ECON 120), Principles of Macroeconomics (ECON 130); one of the following two courses: Intermediate Microeconomics (ECON 304) or Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECON 306); Money and Banking (ECON 305); and two upper level economics electives offered by the Department. Substitute BUSN courses must be approved by the Department Chair.
Majors and minors must obtain a minimum grade of “C” in all required Accounting, Business and Economics courses. The grade requirement for the three required cognate courses in the business and accounting majors (COMM 205, MATH 107, and MATH 118) is a C average overall.
Credit Requirements for Participating in the Graduation Ceremony
In order to participate in the May graduation ceremony, students must have completed ALL requirements for their respective degrees, i.e., 120 credits for the B.A. Degree and 126 credits for the B.S. Degree. Only the Dean of the Undergraduate College can grant exemptions to this policy.