Minor in Economics

Students electing to minor in economics must complete a minimum of 18 hours of course work. The 9 hours of required course work listed below for a minor in economics provide the theoretical and quantitative skills essential for a fundamental understanding of the discipline of economics and a rigorous background for an in-depth appreciation of upper division courses. Each program of study for a minor must receive the prior approval of the departmental Adviser. A minimum GPA of 2.0 must be achieved in courses within the minor.

Required Courses
ECON 1150Principles Of Macroeconomics3
ECON 1200Principles Of Microeconomics3
Select one of the following:3
Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
Intermediate Micro-Economic Theory
or another macro or micro course chosen with the consent of the undergraduate Adviser
Minor Electives
Select an additional nine hours from course work in economics at the 3000 to 4000 levels, chosen in consultation with the undergraduate advisor 19
Total Hours18

No more than three hours of ECON 4910 or ECON 4920 may be included in the nine hours of additional course work.