2008-2009 Catalog 
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2008-2009 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, BA

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General Requirements

  • A minimum of 36 hours of economics courses, of which at least 18 hours are numbered 300 and above
  • All courses completed with a grade of C or better
  • Graduating seniors must take the Department of Economics Exit Exam during their final term

Math Requirements

Economics Electives

Any seven additional courses in economics.

Students may take:


It is recommended that students take at least one 400 level economics course.

Students who plan to attend graduate school are strongly encouraged to take:

Options within the Major

Economics and Business

Students interested in integrating the study of economics with a career in business are encouraged to explore the Distributed Studies Major in Business Economics. Requirements for this major are listed under the Distributed Studies section of this Bulletin.

Economics and Government

Students interested in integrating economics with a career in the public sector should consider a double major with political science. Additionally they should complete the concentration in the Economics of Public Sector: ECON 321 and 421.

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