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
ECON 49990
BSAD 2130PRINCIPLES OF BUSINESS STATISTICS (or equivalent) 13
Select 12 hours of Economics electives from 3000-4000 level courses 212
Select six hours of Economics electives from 4000 level courses 26
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 math courses:15
CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
CALCULUS I
APPLIED ALGEBRA AND OPTIMIZATION WITH DATA ANALYSIS
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. No more than 6 credits of cognate coursework may double-count within the general education requirements. Cognate courses from other fields must be approved by the Economics advisor.
Total Credits51

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