The Economics minor provides a general introduction to the field, and is especially suited to students obtaining a Bachelor's of Science (BS) degree (such as Engineering and Management) who cannot pursue a joint major.
|Required Courses|| |
ECO 380: Economic Statistics & Data Analysis
ECO 405: Microeconomic Theory
ECO 407: Macroeconomic Theory
ECO 480: Econometrics I
|Any three (3) upper-level economics electives, excepting ECO 495, ECO 496, ECO 498, or ECO 499||6|
|Permitted Substitution for ECO 480||MTH 411 and STA 302; or GEO 211 and 411; or EAS 305||3-4|
|Total Minor Credits||25|
The three required courses (ECO 405, 407 and 480) are offered every semester. At least two 400-level courses are also offered each semester, allowing students to complete the minor in a timely manner. The department also recommends, but does not require, that students take ECO 181: Introduction to Macroeconomics and ECO 182: Introduction to Microeconomics.