Oct 22, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.S.

The B.S. degree in economics offers more specialized training in economics and provides a firm basis for graduate study in business, economics or law. All advanced economics courses must have the ECO prefix with the exception of FINA 3320  and FINA 4326 , which substitutes for ECO 4368  and ECO 4378 , respectively. (FINA courses are open only to students who are declared majors in a Business degree plan through the Cox School of Business.)

Note: Any 5000- or 6000-level courses taken to complete an approved economic field may also be used to satisfy the requirement for the B.S. degree of at least six credit hours (two courses) at the 5000 level and above.

Requirements for the Major

Mathematics and Statistics (9 Credit Hours)

Econometrics (3 Credit Hours)

Advanced Elective Courses (21 Credit Hours)

Seven courses from the list below, with at least 3 credit hours (one course) at the 5000 level and above.

At least one of the approved subfields listed inNotes for All B.S. in Economics Majors must be satisfied by the advanced economics courses selected.

Total: 45 Credit Hours