## Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences## Department of EconomicsRichard E. Ericson, Chairperson, A-428 Brewster Building ## BA in EconomicsEconomics majors are required to earn a minimum grade of C in each of the following courses: ECON 2113, 2133, 3144, 3244. Minimum degree requirement is120 s.h. of credit as follows: - Foundations curriculum (For information about courses that carry foundations curriculum credit see
- 42 s.h.*Liberal Arts Foundations Curriculum.*)- MATH 1065. College Algebra (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Appropriate score on math placement test or math section of the SAT/ACT) or MATH 1066. Applied Mathematics for Decision Making (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Appropriate score on math placement test or approval of dept chair)
- Foreign language through level 1004 - 12 s.h.
- Core - 33 s.h.
- ECON 2113. Principles of Microeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO)
- ECON 2133. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3144. Intermediate Microeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3244. Intermediate Macroeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2133)
- Choose an additional 21 s.h. above 2999, including a minimum of 6 s.h. above 3999
- Cognates - 9 s.h.
- ENGL 3880. Writing for Business and Industry (3) (WI) (F,S,SS) (P: ENGL 1200)
- MATH 2283. Statistics for Business (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066 or equivalent)
- MIS 2223. Introduction to Computers (3) (F,S,SS)
- Minor, chosen with approval of advisor, and general electives to complete requirements for graduation.
## BS in EconomicsEconomics majors are required to earn a minimum grade of C in each of the following courses: ECON 2113, 2133, 3144, 3244. Minimum degree requirement is120 s.h. of credit as follows. - Foundations curriculum (For information about courses that carry foundations curriculum credit see
) - 42 s.h.*Liberal Arts Foundations Curriculum.*- MATH 1065. College Algebra (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Appropriate score on math placement test or math section of the SAT/ACT) or MATH 1066. Applied Mathematics for Decision Making (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Appropriate score on math placement test or approval of dept chair)
- Common Core - 21 s.h.
- ECON 2113. Principles of Microeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO)
- ECON 2133. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3144. Intermediate Microeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3244. Intermediate Macroeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2133)
- ENGL 3880. Writing for Business and Industry (3) (WI) (F,S,SS) (P: ENGL 1200)
- MATH 2283. Statistics for Business (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066 or equivalent)
- MIS 2223. Introduction to Computers (3) (F,S,SS)
- Concentration area (Choose one.) - 39-42 s.h.
- Applied Economics:
- ACCT 2401. Financial Accounting (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066 or 2119 or 2121 or 2171)
- ACCT 2521. Managerial Accounting (3) (F,S,SS) (P: ACCT 2401)
- COMM 2410. Public Speaking (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:FA) or COMM 2420. Business and Professional Communication (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:FA)
- ECON 3343. Econometrics (3) (WI) (F,S) (P: MIS 2223 or CSCI 2600; ECON 2133; MATH 2283)
- FINA 2244. Legal Environment of Business (3) (F,S,SS)
- FINA 3724. Financial Management (3) (F,S,SS) (P: ECON 2113; MATH 2283; C: ACCT 2521 or 3551)
- MATH 2119. Elements of Calculus (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Minimum grade of C in MATH 1065 or MATH 1066). An additional 18 s.h. of ECON above 2999, including at least 6 s.h. above 3999
- Quantitative:
- MATH 1083. Introduction to Functions (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P: Consent of dept. chair)
- MATH 2171, 2172, 2173. Calculus I, II, III (4,4,4) (F,S,SS) (FC:MA) (P for 2171: minimum grade of C in any of MATH 1083, 1085 or 2122; P for 2172: MATH 2171 with a minimum grade of C or 2122 with consent of instructor; P for 2173: MATH 2172 with a minimum grade of C)
- MATH 3256. Linear Algebra (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 2172)
- MATH 3307. Mathematical Statistics I (3) (F,S) (P: MATH 2152 or MATH 2172) or ECON 3343. Econometrics (3) (WI) (F,S) (P: MIS 2223 or CSCI 2600; ECON 2133; MATH 2283)
- An additional 21 s.h. of ECON above 2999, including at least 6 s.h. above 3999
- Electives, or optional minor and electives, to complete requirements for graduation.
- (Grades in required cognate courses will be used in computing the GPA in the major even in those cases in which the same courses are a part of the minor.)
## Economics MinorMinimum requirement for economics minor is24 s.h. of credit as follows:
- Core - 12 s.h.
- ECON 2113. Principles of Microeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO)
- ECON 2133. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (FC:SO) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3144. Intermediate Microeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2113)
- ECON 3244. Intermediate Macroeconomics (3) (F,S) (P: ECON 2133)
- General electives above 2999 - 12 s.h.
## Economics Honors ProgramParticipation in the honors program is limited to seniors who have obtained a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. A minimum grade of B in ECON 4550 is a prerequisite for admission to ECON 4551. Completion of both courses with a minimum grade of B is necessary to receive departmental honors. |