With a minor in Economics, you will gain an understanding of the economic relationships, forces and patterns that influence the economy on a national as well as global level. This minor will prepare you for careers in business, government, law, public policy, other professional tracks or advanced study. Students seeking to complete the Economics minor will complete the following five courses and select two additional courses. All coursework in Accounting, Business and Economics must be completed with a grade of C- or better. 


Complete the following courses.

  • - Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Managerial Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Consumer Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Markets & Institutions (3 s.h.)


Complete two of the following courses.

  • - The Evolution of Economic Thought (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Selected Topics (3 s.h.)
  • - Applied Economic Research (3 s.h.)
  • - Internship (3 s.h.)
  • - Environmental Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Labor Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - International Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Sports Economics (3 s.h.)

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