Economics B.A./ B.S.

Degree Requirements

Total Semester Credit Hours=120

University Core Curriculum (42 hrs.)

A minimum grade-point average of 2.0 in upper-division economics courses, including a 2.0 average in a minimum of 12 upper division hours of economics taken at this university.

No grade below "C" in any economics course will be accepted for graduation.

Twelve hours of preparation comprised of:

MATH 1314College Algebra [TCCN: MATH 1314]


MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Economics I [TCCN: MATH 1324]

MATH 1342Statistics [TCCN: MATH 1342]

MATH 1325Mathematics for Business and Economics II [TCCN: MATH 1325]

COSC 1307Introduction to Information Systems Software [TCCN: BCIS 1305]


COSC 3309

MATH 1314, MATH 1324, MATH 1342, and MATH 1325: may be part of Core Curriculum

A minimum of 30 hours in economics, of which 24 must be upper division, as follows:

ECON 2301Principles of Macroeconomics [TCCN: ECON 2301]

ECON 2302Principles of Microeconomics [TCCN: ECON 2302]

ECON 3314Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis

ECON 3317Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis

ECON 4320Managerial Economics

ECON 4320: required of all majors and should be taken in senior year

Upper division economics chosen with advisor approval.

(15 hours, of which 6 hours may include finance courses.)

A minor of 18 hours chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor

FOR THE BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE: at least four semesters of a single foreign language or a satisfactory grade on a written examination approved by the foreign language faculty