Minors

Minor in Economics

 

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Economics examines how people, businesses, governments and various institutions use their limited resources to gain the highest satisfaction of their needs, wants and desires. It identifies opportunities available to us, and the choices and policies that bring us and our communities the greatest satisfaction. Economics is administered through the Department of Economics, Justice and Policy Studies.

Required courses:

  • ECON 1101 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 1103 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 2211 - Intermediate Economic Theory – Microeconomics I or  ECON 2244 - Managerial Economics
  • ECON 2213 - Intermediate Economic Theory – Macroeconomics I
  • ECON 3395 - Introduction to Applied Econometrics
  • Two additional ECON courses at 2000 level or higher


One of the following:

  • MATH 1224 - Introduction to Statistics *
  • MGMT 2262 - Business Statistics l
  • POST 2209 - Methodology and Statistics *


*This course may require one or more prerequisites outside of the minor.