Minor Requirements 

Requirements for the Minor in Economics

The objective of an Economics minor is to provide an avenue for acquiring a basic understanding of economics that can complement the student's major course of study. The student who successfully completes a minor in economics will have a strong grasp of economic theory. This will help her/him to understand and analyze contemporary economic issues and events such as health care, social security, taxes, welfare, environmental policy, international trade, economic growth, business cycles, and the role of government policies. In addition, study of economics provides strong rational decision-making skills.

Required Courses:
ECN 211 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 hrs
ECN 212 Principles of Microeconomics 3 hrs
ECN 331 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3 hrs
ECN 332 Intermediate Price Theory 3 hrs
Elective Courses:
Economic electives (must include at least one upper-level course) 6 hrs
Total hours: 18hrs