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2015 - 2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015 - 2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.S.

B.S. Degree

All requirements for economics majors are outlined below.

Core Curriculum (43-45 credits)

(See here .)


*May also be used to satisfy Core Curriculum requirements. ECON majors cannot use both ECON 206  and ECON 205  to satisfy core requirements.

B.S. Requirements (6-8 credits)

The Bachelor of Science degree requires six to eight semester hours of courses in specified areas outside the major, which the department chairperson must approve.

Concentration (15 credits)

Majors must choose one of the two concentrations listed below.

Basic Concentration (15 credits)

This concentration requires additional 15 semester hours in economics electives. Students enrolled in the Economics BS degree program with the Basic Concentration, will take one course in each of the following three areas in order to have a broad understanding of economics as part of the fifteen hours: 

International Concentration (15 credits)

This concentration prepares students for careers in international business or finance and careers with firms having international operations.

Electives (23-29 credits)

Total Credits Needed for Degree 120