The minor in Economics is designed to prepare students for understanding current socioeconomic problems in the areas of resource allocation, inflation, unemployment, income distribution, environmental degradation, international trade, and monopoly power. The program can be of help to students interested in careers in business management, teaching, government, banking, public policy, and related areas.

Effective Fall 1999

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Economics minors must achieve a 2.000 grade point average in all courses taken for the minor.

Lower Division
ECON 202Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)3
ECON 204Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)3
Upper Division
ECON 304Intermediate Macroeconomics3
ECON 306Intermediate Microeconomics3
ECON ***Economics, numbered ECON 304 or higher (with prior department approval)9
Total Credits21