Economics, B.A.

Major Requirements

34 credit hours

EC 201PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS I

3

EC 202PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS II

3

EC 210BUSINESS ANALYTICS AND STATISTICS

4

EC 301MICROECONOMICS

3

EC 302MACROECONOMICS

3

EC 499AINDIVIDUAL RESEARCH PROJECT IN ECONOMICS I

0

EC 499BINDIVIDUAL RESEARCH PROJECT IN ECONOMICS II

3

Five electives

15

Total Credit Hours:34

The five elective courses (15 total credits) must be upper-division EC hours.

Required Support Courses:

MT 130APPLIED CALCULUS

3

or

MT 135CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I

4

It is recommended that those interested in pursuing graduate work in economics or finance take MT 135 and MT 136.

It is strongly recommended that B.A. students minor in business or take additional courses in the Boler College, especially finance or the year-long sequence in accounting. Additionally, students planning graduate work in economics should take EC 409 Mathematical Economics, EC 410 Econometrics, and a course in linear algebra. For students interested in the Bachelor of Science in Economics (B.S.E.), please go to the Boler College Major and Minors section in this Bulletin.