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Minor in Economics (ECONOMIC)

Administered by Department of Economics

Effective Fall 2016

The minor provides a basic competence in economics for non-economics majors and constitutes 18 semester hours. Courses required for a minor in economics are:

Core courses in Economics (12 credits)

ECONOMIC.121 Principles of Macroeconomics

ECONOMIC.122 Principles of Microeconomics

ECONOMIC.221 Macroeconomic Theory

ECONOMIC.222 Micro and Managerial Economics

Electives in Economics* (6 credits)

* a) Students can choose from Economic 256 (Business and Economics Statistics I) and/or ANY 300 or 400 level Economics courses (except Economic 497) to satisfy the minor requirements.

b) Only ONE Economic 480 (Special Topics m Economics) may be used towards the requirements of the minor.

c) Economic 256 (Business and Economics Statistics I) carries 3 GEPs for Goal 3, and Economic 313 (Labor Economics) carries 2 GEPs for Goal 4.

A complete list of courses offered by the Economics Department is available at: