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Requirements for the Economics Major39 units
Economics Core18 units
The core requirements of the economics major provide students with grounding in the primary areas of the discipline and an understanding of the basics of economic behavior. All students with an economics major in the School of Business and Management must complete the following common economics core:
ECON 250
Principles of Macroeconomics
3
ECON 251
Principles of Microeconomics
3
ECON 350
Intermediate Macroeconomics
3
ECON 351
Intermediate Microeconomics
3
ECON 458
Economics and Religion
3
PSYC 299
Applied Statistics (not live)
3
The B.A. in Economics comprises 39 units. Students must attain a minimum C- grade in all courses required for the major or minor. Students must achieve an average GPA of 2.5 in the courses counted for the economics major or minor. (This includes the Economics Core.)
Economics Electives21 units
Select 21 units from the following list:
ECON 352
Financial Markets and Institutions
3
ECON 353
Health Economics
3
ECON 355
Environmental Economics
3
ECON 356
Labor Economics
3
ECON 357
Economics of the Developing World
3
ECON 359
Urban and Regional Economics
3
ECON 371
Comparative Economics
3
ECON 372
International Trade and Finance
3
ECON 452
Econometrics
3
ECON 453
Microfinance and Microenterprise
3

International Development Concentration

Requirements for the B.A. in Economics with a concentration in International Development51 units
The B.A. in Economics with a concentration in International Development comprises 51 units. Students must attain a minimum C- grade in all courses required for the major. Students must achieve an average GPA of 2.5 in the courses counted for the economics major. (This includes the Economics Core.)
Economics Core Courses18 units
International Development24 units
ECON 355
Environmental Economics
3
ECON 356
Labor Economics
3
ECON 357
Economics of the Developing World
3
ECON 359
Urban and Regional Economics
3
ECON 371
Comparative Economics
3
ECON 372
International Trade and Finance
3
ECON 452
Econometrics
3
ECON 453
Microfinance and Microenterprise
3
Select three of the following:9 units
BUSI 110
Business and Entrepreneurship
3
BUSI 370
International Business**
3
GLBL 310
Intercultural Communication
3
- or -
COMM 310
Intercultural Communications
3
GLBL 301
Anthropology for Everyday Life**
3
HIST 210
World Geography
3
POLI 340
International Relations
3
THEO 480
Theologies of Liberation
3

**Meets the Upper-Division Writing Intensive requirement.

Business Concentration

Requirements for the B.A. in Economics with a concentration in Business52 units
The B.A. in Economics with a concentration in Business comprises 52 units. Students must attain a minimum C- grade in all courses required for the major or minor. Students must achieve an average GPA of 2.5 in the courses counted for the economics major or minor. (This includes the Economics Core.)
Economics Core18 units
Business Economics21 units
ECON 352
Financial Markets and Institutions
3
ECON 353
Health Economics
3
ECON 355
Environmental Economics
3
ECON 356
Labor Economics
3
ECON 359
Urban and Regional Economics
3
ECON 452
Econometrics
3
ECON 453
Microfinance and Microenterprise
3
Business Courses13 units
BUSI 120
Principles of Accounting I
4
BUSI 210
Principles of Management
3
BUSI 330
Principles of Finance
3
BUSI 360
Principles of Marketing
3
Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.