Economics (B.A. or B.S.)
This program is offered through the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences.
Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3), the general College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences requirements for the B.A. or B.S. degree, and:
|ECON 351||Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis||3|
|ECON 352||Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis||3|
|ECON 490||Economic Theory and Policy||3|
|STAT 251||Statistical Methods||3|
|or STAT 301||Probability and Statistics|
|Select Upper-Division Economics Electives||12|
|Select one of the following:||3-4|
|Survey of Calculus|
|Select one of the following:||4-6|
|Principles of Macroeconomics|
and Principles of Microeconomics
|Foundations of Economic Analysis|
Courses to total 120 credits for this degree
- Students exhibit comprehension of microeconomics by analyzing the effects of events on markets, firms, and consumers.
- Students exhibit comprehension of macroeconomics by analyzing the effects of shocks on the economy and critically evaluating public policies.
- Students can synthesize knowledge and evaluate theory through empirical research methods.
- Students can write a research thesis that demonstrates analytical reasoning and critical thinking.
- Students can demonstrate knowledge of specialized fields of economics.