Oct 02, 2022  
2018-19 Catalog 
    
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Economics: Business Economics Option, B.S.


This major is administered through the School of Business and Economics .

 

In the economics major, you complete courses in core economic content and methodology, as well as courses in basic mathematical techniques and advanced economic statistics. Upon completing the economics major, you will be prepared to work in economics and the business world.

Successfully complete a minimum of 69-71 credits with a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher. Completing these requirements will satisfy both the Communication in the Major and Capstone Experience.

Core


In general, try to complete the core classes in approximately this sequence. The courses near the beginning of the list serve as prerequisites for courses near the end of the list.

Note


If you plan to pursue graduate work in economics, we advise you to take MATH 120  and MATH 121  in place of MATH 109 .

Economics, 6 credits


Economics


Successfully complete 24 credits of Economics requirements in addition to the Core.

Economics Electives, 12 credits


Complete 12 credits in additional economics courses, NOT including ECON 100 , ECON 200  , or ECON 498 . Note that BUS 323,  BUS 352  & BUS 353  count as economic electives.

Teacher Certification


See information about the Professional Education Program and the secondary education curriculum for teacher certification in the Education  section of this catalog.

Capstone Experience