Economics B.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see the Eight Semester Degree Policy for requirements. Core requirement hours may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core requirements are met, students may substitute a three-hour (or more) general elective in place of a core area

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
MATH 2053 Finite Mathematics (Sp, Su, Fa)1
or MATH 2554 Calculus I (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2405) (Sp, Su, Fa)
3-4  
University/State core fine arts or humanities requirement3  
University/State core US history requirement3  
University/State core social science requirement (not ECON)3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa)1
or MATH 2564 Calculus II (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2505) (Sp, Su, Fa)
  3-4
ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2103) (Sp, Su, Fa)1
or ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa)
  3
University/State core humanities or fine arts requirement (as needed)  3
Science University/State core lecture with corequisite lab requirement  4
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa) (as needed)1
or ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2103) (Sp, Su, Fa)
3  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
General Elective6  
WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation (Sp, Su, Fa)
or STAT 2303 Principles of Statistics (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2103) (Sp, Su, Fa)
3  
Advanced Level Elective1  3
ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory (Sp, Su, Fa)1,2
or ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory (Sp, Fa)
  3
General Electives  6
Science University/State core lecture with corequisite lab requirement  4
Year Total: 15 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
ECON 3133 Macroeconomic Theory (Sp, Fa) (as needed)1,2
or ECON 3033 Microeconomic Theory (Sp, Su, Fa)
3  
ECON 3000-4000 level 1,23  
General Electives9  
ECON 4033 History of Economic Thought (Sp)1,2
or ECON 4743 Introduction to Econometrics (Sp)
  3
ECON 3000-4000 level 1,2  3
General Electives  6
Advanced Level Elective1  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
ECON 3000-4000 level or ECON 4753 (as needed)1,23  
ECON 3000-4000 level 1,23  
General Electives7  
ECON 4743 Introduction to Econometrics (Sp) (as needed)
or ECON 4033 History of Economic Thought (Sp)
  3
3000+ Level Elective1  3
3000+ Level Elective1  3
General Electives  6
Year Total: 13 15
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120