Major requirements (listed below) and electives 73-77 Credit Hours
1 The General Education program contains a set of requirements each student must fulfill. The number of credit hours necessary to fulfill these requirements may vary. 2 In addition to course work taken to fulfill General Education requirement.
Students are encouraged to take ECON 331 and/or ECON 332 in their sophomore year, which can only be taken once the prerequisites of ECON 200, ECON 201 and the prerequisite math course are completed.
Third and Fourth Years
B.S. economics majors should complete ECON 331, ECON 332, and preferably ECON 385 by the end of their junior year. While most majors will complete the 400-level requirements in economics during their senior year, students may take a 400-level course during their junior year if the prerequisite for the course has been met. ECON 488 should be taken during the senior year.
Concentration in Political Economy
Students who elect a major in economics with a concentration in political economy are required to complete the following courses.