Minor in Economics

The Minor program in Economics is structured to provide a student with a thorough grounding in economic analysis. The Economics Minor is ideal for students in the School of Management following an International Business or Finance concentration. The majority of the courses in the Economics Minor program fulfill requirements or electives in these Business programs. Please see the School of Management Advisor or the Chair of Economics for more details.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will:

  • recognize and articulate economic terminology and the fundamental theoretical approaches of the discipline
  • apply existing economic analysis to current economic issues and policies

Requirements

Required (18-20 units)

    • ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics
      or
      ECON 111 Principles of Microeconomics
    • ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics
      or
      ECON 112 Principles of Macroeconomics

Electives

12 unitsĀ upper-division (300-level or higher) Economics courses. Students are required to take at least 1 of the following 2 courses:

    • ECON 311 Intermediate Microeconomics
    • ECON 312 Intermediate Macroeconomics