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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, Liberal Arts Track, B.A.

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A degree in economics enables students to deepen their understanding of the national and world economies as well as to develop economic analysis skills for careers in business, banking, investments, law, and government. The School of Business offers the choice of a BA degree or a BS degree in Economics. The B.A. program (Liberal Arts track) offers students the methodology and analytical techniques appropriate for graduate work in economics and related professions such as public administration, and law. It provides a foundation for research and analysis in academic and government institutions.

Program Requirements

Both the BA and BS Economics majors must complete the University Core Curriculum requirements; both programs require two mathematics courses (1) MATH 141  or equivalent and (2) MATH 124 .


  • Five 300-400 level Economics electives or
  • Four 300-400 level Economics electives and FNCE 450.


Students following this track are encouraged to adopt a second major or a minor.

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