Business Economics Major—BA

Minimum of 41 semester course credits and general BA requirements 

Required
ECON 050Introduction to Economics4
ECON 081Introduction to Statistics3
ECON 100Microeconomic Theory4
ECON 136Managerial Economics4
ECON 164Econometrics and Business Forecasting4
ECON 187Internship in Business Economics3
MGMT 073Introduction to Financial Accounting3-3
Senior Requirement
ECON 190Senior Seminar in Business Economics4
Additional Courses
Select 15 additional semester course credits from:15
Macroeconomic Theory
Money and Financial Institutions
Corporate Finance
Women and the Economy
Financial Derivatives
Public Sector Economics: The Economics of Government
Urban Economics
Strategic Behavior
Environmental Economics
International Trade
International Finance
Applied Econometrics
Modeling and Data Analysis
Intermediate Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Governmental Accounting and Nonprofit Accounting

Concentrations

Students can choose to complete a concentration by focusing their electives on a particular area of study. Concentrations for Business Economics majors are available in the following areas:

Finance

Select three of the following:
Money and Financial Institutions
Corporate Finance
Financial Derivatives
International Finance
Modeling and Data Analysis

Strategy

Select three of the following:
Managerial Economics
ECON 142
Strategic Behavior
Theories of International Relations

Data Analysis

Select three of the following:
Econometrics and Business Forecasting
Applied Econometrics
Modeling and Data Analysis
Data Visualization
Business Analytics