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2016-2017 General Catalog
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  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.A.


 

Economics, B.A.


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: ECON 2000 ; MATH 1021 .
SEMESTER 3: ECON 2010 ; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: ECON 2035 ; MATH 1431 .
SEMESTER 5: ECON 4710 ; ENGL 2000 .

Consult “Degree Requirements of the College ” in this section of the catalog for specific instructions regarding electives and the general education life and physical sciences, literature, mathematics, and social sciences requirements.

If graduate study in economics is anticipated, it is strongly recommended that the calculus sequence, MATH 1550 , MATH 1552 , and MATH 2085 , be taken.

Semester 1


Total Semester Hours: 16-17


Semester 2


Total Semester Hours: 15-14


Semester 3


Total Semester Hours: 16-17


Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 17-16


Semester 5


Total Semester Hours: 15


Semester 6


Total Semester Hours: 14


Semester 7


  • General Education course - Humanities (3)
  • Approved Social Sciences course (not HIST or ECON) (3)2
  • Approved Economics Elective (3)
  • Approved Electives (4)

Total Semester Hours: 13


Semester 8


  • Approved Economics Electives (6)
  • Approved Social Sciences course (not from HIST or ECON) (3)2
  • Approved Electives (5)

Total Semester Hours: 14


120 Total Sem. Hrs.


1 - For General Education Natural Sciences, both physical and life sciences must be taken: six hours in a physical/life sciences sequence and two hours lab credit associated with the sequence chosen; three hours in an area (physical/life) not previously selected.

2 - Select nine hours of Social Sciences electives in two fields from the following: AAAS****, ANTH****, COMD****, GEOG****, INTL****, POLI****, PSYC**** and SOCL****.
Not from: COMD 2050 , GEOG 2050 , or GEOG 2051 .
 

Area of Concentration


Empirical Economic Analysis


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: ECON 2000 ; MATH 1021 .
SEMESTER 3: ECON 2010 ; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: ECON 2035 ; MATH 1431 ; EXST 2201 .
SEMESTER 5: ENGL 2000 .

Consult “Degree Requirements of the College ” in this section of the catalog for specific instructions regarding electives and the general education life and physical sciences, literature, mathematics, and social sciences requirements.

If graduate study in economics is anticipated, it is strongly recommended that the calculus sequence, MATH 1550 , MATH 1552 , and MATH 2085 , be taken.

Semester 1

Total Semester Hours: 16-17

Semester 2

Total Semester Hours: 15-14

Semester 3

Total Semester Hours: 16-17

Semester 4

Total Semester Hours: 17-16

Semester 5

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 6

  • ECON 4631 Econometric Methods (3)
  • General Education Course - Arts (3)
  • General Education Course - Humanities (other than English or foreign language) (3)
  • Approvedd Social Sciences Course (Not from HIST or ECON) (3)2
  • Approved Elective (2)
Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester 7

Total Semester Hours: 13

Semester 8

Total Semester Hours: 14

120 Total Sem. Hrs.

1 - For General Education Natural Sciences, both physical and life sciences must be taken: six hours in a physical/life sciences sequence and two hours lab credit associated with the sequence chosen; three hours in an area (physical/life) not previously selected.

2 - Select nine hours of Social Sciences electives in two fields from the following: AAAS****, ANTH****, COMD****, GEOG****, INTL****, POLI****, PSYC**** and SOCL****.
Not from: COMD 2050 , GEOG 2050 , or GEOG 2051 .