Economics B.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
Principles of Accounting I
Principles of Accounting II
Introduction to Business
Advanced Business Applications
Principles of Macroeconomics (if taken in Area E, substitute LSTD   2106)
Principles of Microeconomics
Specific Requirements Beyond Areas A1-F24-30
Foundations of Business Analytics I
Foundations of Business Analytics II
Strategic Management
Management Information Systems
Principles of Corporate Finance
Legal Environment of Business (if ECON   2105 taken in Area E, then substitute into Area F )
Survey of Calculus (if not taken in Area A-E)
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
Operations and Supply Management
Major Requirements24
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Intermediate Microeconomics
Applied Econometrics
Select 15 credit hours of ECON Upper Division Courses
Electives
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 electives6-12
Total Credit Hours124

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).

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