Economics

Degree to be earned: 
B.S.
Major Academic Plan: 
Economics

professor at chalkboardThe major in Economics is excellent preparation for entry into the fields of business and governmental economics as well as a solid foundation for the study of law.

Major Courses

Pre-professional Core 9 hours

  • ACC 201- Financial Accounting
  • ECO 251- Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECO 252- Principles of Macroeconomics

Allied 24 hours

  • CPS 100- Introduction to Computers or CPS 150- Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • CPS 201 - Computer Programming
  • COM 100 - Oral Communication
  • WRI 101 - College Writing II
  • PHI 140 - Introduction to Philosophy or PHI 216- Ethics
  • MTH 115 - Quantitative Reasoning
  • MTH 121 - Elementary Functions or MTH 222- Calculus I
  • MTH 210 - Elementary Statistics or MTH 312- Introduction to Mathematical Statistics

Professional Core 18 hours

  • ECO 361 - Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • ECO 362 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
  • ECO 451 - Senior Capstone
  • FIN 301 - Corporate Finance
  • FIN 350 - Financial Markets and Institutions
  • FIN 430 - Investments