Economics B.A.

Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

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

Credit Hours
​​General Requirements (Core Areas A - E)42
Additional Requirements4
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major18
Advanced Business Applications
Principles of Macroeconomics
Principles of Microeconomics
Survey of Calculus
Foreign Language
Major Requirements
STAT   2231Introduction to Statistics I 3
or BUSA   3131 Business Statistics
STAT   2232Introduction to Statistics II 3
or BUSA   3132 Applied Statistics and Optimization
ECON   3131Intermediate Macroeconomics 3
ECON   3231Intermediate Microeconomics 3
ECON   4131Applied Econometrics3
ECON XXXXUpper Division Courses21
Select 15 credit hours of Minor courses15
Select 9 credit hours of Electives9
Total Credit Hours124

Honors in Economics

To graduate with Honors in Economics, a student must:

  • be admitted to the University Honors Program;
  • 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 University Honors Program at the time of graduation.

Honors students in the College of Business are strongly encouraged to take Honors classes where appropriate.



Department of Economics
Room 2252, College of Business - Statesboro Campus
208B Hawes Hall - Armstrong Campus