Economics Curriculum

Major Program
57 semester hours

Required Business Core Courses (36 semester hours)
ACCT 125 Financial Accounting 3
ACCT 126 Managerial Accounting 3
BSAD 201 Business Law I 3
BSAD 250 Business Driven Technology 3
BSAD 276 Business Statistics 3
BSAD 495 Business Policy 3
ECON 101 Macroeconomics 3
ECON 102 Microeconomics 3
FINC 242 Principles of Finance 3
MATH 121 Finite Mathematics 3
MGMT 150 Management and Organizational Behavior 3
MKTG 175 Principles of Marketing 3

Required Economics Courses (21 semester hours)
ECON 312 International Economics 3
ECON 321 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3
ECON 322 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 3
ECON 401 Behavioral Economics 3*
ECON 402 American Economic History 3*
FINC 245 Financial Markets 3

*Indicates new course; prerequisites ECON 101 and ECON 102.

Economics Elective (no more than two electives can be from Finance):
ECON 302 Consumption Economics 3
ECON 493 Economics Lab 1-3
ECON 494 Topics in Economics 1-3
ECON 498 Economics Internship 1-15
FINC 357 Commercial Banking 3
FINC 359 International Finance 3
POLI 205 Contemporary Political & Social Justice Issues 3
MATH 370 Applied Regression Analysis 3

NOTE: Students must complete PHIL 330 Business Ethics to fulfill their second philosophy requirement for liberal education.

Minor Program
24 semester hours

The Economics minor is designed to provide the student with the fundamentals of economic theory and its applications in a variety of business settings. The minor is an excellent complement to majors in business, mathematics and political science.

Required Courses (15 semester hours):
ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 321 Intermediate Macroeconomics Theory 3
ECON 322 Intermediate Microeconomics Theory 3
BSAD 276 Business Statistics 3

Three courses (9 semester hours) from the following:
BSAD 300 International Business 3
ECON 302 Consumption Economics 3
ECON 312 International Economics 3
ECON 494 Topics in Economics 1-3
FINC 357 Commercial Banking 3
FINC 359 International Finance 3
MGMT 363 Economics of Labor Management 3