Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Economics, B.B.A.


Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours


See Core Curriculum  for required courses and credit hours in Area A1 through Area E.

General Requirements (Core Areas A - E) Credit Hours: 42


Additional Requirements Credit Hours: 4


Electives Credit Hours: 6-12


  • Select 6 credit hours of Electives (should be chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor) unless ECON 2105  and/or MATH 1232  are used to meet requirements in Area A-E in which case students will take up to 12 credit hours of electives

Total Credit Hours: 124


Honors in Economics

To graduate with Honors in Economics, a student must:

  • be admitted to the Honors College;
  • successfully complete Research Seminar (BUSA 3610 ) and Business Seminar (BUSA 3620 );1
  • successfully complete and present an Honors Thesis or Capstone Project;
  • be in good standing in the Honors College at the time of graduation.

Honors students in the College of Parker Business are strongly encouraged to take Introduction to Business (BUSA 1105 ) , Principles of Macroeconomics (ECON 2105 ) , Principles of Accounting I (ACCT 2101 ) , Principles of Accounting II (ACCT 2102 ) , Legal Environment of Business (LSTD 2106 ) , and Advanced Business Applications (CISM 2530 ).

1 Note: BUSA 3610  and BUSA 3620  together count toward a business degree program as 3 hours of free elective credit, meaning that business honors students have 3 hours less of free elective credit towards their degree than non-honors business students.

Advisement

Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit the Academic Advisement  catalog page.