Students may repeat required courses in the major only once and may not take required courses in the major in summer school or at other institutions during the year. Exceptions to this rule may be granted under extenuating circumstances as determined by the Department. Final approval must be obtained from the Vice President for Academic Affairs.
A minimum grade of "C" must be received in all prerequisites to a course and a
minimum grade of "C" must be received in all required courses. Students who are not making satisfactory progress will be strongly advised to change their major.
All students within the Economics major must complete at least twenty-seven hours in Economics, six hours in Accounting (ACC 151, 152), three hours in Statistics (SSD 215), six hours in Business Administration, (BUS 161 and BUS 265), six hours in Mathematics (MAT 103-104 or higher) and (ECO 453) Research Methodology. A senior paper is required for graduation.
All majors must take the general GRE, subject-part GRE, or the GMAT. Students who are planning to go to graduate school are encouraged to take Calculus I, Linear Algebra, and Applied Statistics.