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Economics minor

This section specifies only the requirements for the Economics minor, which may be completed as an option in several degree programs including the Bachelor of Arts, the Bachelor of Business Administration, the Bachelor of Science, and the Bachelor of General Studies. Students in other degree programs should check the program information in the calendar to ensure that the Economics minor is an option. Degree students must also ensure that all other degree requirements have been met.

Lower-level requirements: 12-14 credits

Course Title Credits
ECON 100 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BUS 149 Essentials of Finance (formerly BUS 162)  
 or MATH 104 Introductory Statistics  
 or MATH 106 Statistics I  
 or MATH 270 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3-4
MATH 111 Calculus I  
 or MATH 115 Differential and Integral Calculus I  
 or MATH 141 Calculus for Business 3-4

Upper-level requirements: 15 credits

Required courses:

Course Title Credits
ECON 307 Managerial Microeconomics 3
ECON 410 Macroeconomics and Financial Markets 3

Elective courses (any three upper-level Economics courses):

Course Title Credits
ECON 301 Economic and Business Statistics 4
ECON 341 International Trade 3
ECON 349 Financial Management I 3
ECON 352 Technological Progress and Economic Growth 3
ECON 361 Environmental Economics 3
ECON 365 Transportation Economics 3
ECON 388 Law and Economics 3
ECON 397 Regulatory Economics 3
ECON 398 Development Economics 3
ECON 433 Investments 3
ECON 434 Risk Management and Financial Engineering 3
ECON 435 International Finance 3
ECON 449 Financial Management II 3

Note: BUS 410 (previously offered) will also count towards the elective requirement.

Course listings

For complete details on courses see the course descriptions section.

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