Economics, Bachelor of Science

Requirements

A Bachelor of Science in economics consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours.

Required Economics Courses
ECON 2200PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS (MICRO)3
ECON 2220PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS (MACRO)3
ECON 3200ECONOMIC THEORY: MICRO3
ECON 3220ECONOMIC THEORY: MACRO3
ECON 3300INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS3
BSAD 2130PRINCIPLES OF BUSINESS STATISTICS (or equivalent)3
Select 12 hours of economics electives from 3000-4000 level courses 112
Select six hours of economics electives from 4000 level courses 16
Required Cognate Courses
For the B.S. degree, students are required to complete at least 15 hours of related cognate coursework, 3-5 credits of which must come from one of the following calculus courses:15
CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
CALCULUS I
The rest of the 15 credit cognate requirement may be drawn from the following fields: business administration, computer science, geography, history, international studies, mathematics, political science, public administration, sociology, statistics and urban studies. Cognate courses from other fields must be approved by the Chairperson of the Economics Department.
Total Credits51
1

Economics courses are listed in the “College of Business Administration” section of this catalog.

A minimum of “C” (2.0) is necessary in each required and elective course.