Economics Major

The Department of Economics offers courses work in three areas of study - macroeconomic theory, microeconomic theory, and statistics and quantitative methods.

Foundation Skills:
ENGL 100/101 – College English I
ENGL 102 – College English II
COMM 111 – Public Speaking
MATH 111 or 112 – College Algebra or Pre-Calculus
General Education Requirements:
Fine Arts Intro
Hum Intro 
Econ 201 
Math 144 
*First Year Seminar    Please See an Advisor  
     Any GE course (Not Econ)
     IB 333 
     ENTR 310 
     FA/HUM/MNS 300+ level
Advanced Standing Requirements:
MATH 144  – Business Calculus
ECON 201 – Macroeconomics
ECON 202 – Microeconomics
ECON 231 – Business Statistics
ECON 232 – Statistical Software Applications - 1 cr.
BADM 100 - Exploring the World of Business
BADM 162 – Business Software: Excel - 1 cr.
ACCT 210 – Financial Accounting
ACCT 220 – Managerial Accounting
 
NOTE: All courses are 3 credits unless noted otherwise
Business Core Requirements:
MKT 300 – Marketing
ENTR 310 – The Entrepreneurial Experience
IB 333 – International Business
FIN 340 – Financial Management I
DS 350 – Introduction to Production & Operations Management
MGMT 360 – Principles of Management
MIS 395 – Management Information Systems
BLAW 431 – Legal Environment of Business
MGMT 681 – Strategic Management
Economics Major Requirements:

ECON 301 – Intermediate Macroeconomics- 3 cr. (FL only)
ECON 302 – Intermediate Microeconomics- 3 cr.  (SP only)

Upper-Division Electives

Select 15 credit hours with at least 9 credit hours in economics, another 6 with advisor consent

Specific Requirements For Economics:
  • 9 credit hours of econ major electives must be in economics subject, 6 credit hours outside of economics available with advisor consent.
  • All majors must contain at least 12 unduplicated credit hours. All minors must contain at least 3 unduplicated credit hours.
  • Credits in co-op may not be counted toward the economics major.
  • ECON 201 and ECON 202 cannot be used to meet general education requirements for econ majors.

Economics Degree Completion Plan (PDF)