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Major: A minimum of 10 course credits, including nine in Economics and Business; also one course in statistics (INT 201 or MAT 347). The courses in ECB must include 101, 102, 151, 301, 302, and two courses selected from 320, 321, 323, 352, or 361.
Note: A student may not major both in Economics and Business and International Business.
Teaching Major: The same as above. In addition to the foregoing requirements, prospective teachers must also apply for admission to the Teacher Education Program (preferably at the start of their sophomore year) and complete a second major in Secondary Education described under Education.
Second Teaching Area in Economics: The following program in conjunction with a teaching major in Anthropology (individualized major), History, Psychology, or Sociology will enable the student to apply for licensure to teach both the major subject and Economics: ECB 101, 102, and any two of the following: 223, 225, 301, or 302.
Concentrations: A combination of courses from several disciplines may be used as a basis for advanced training in law, government service, and a number of other professional programs. The Department will assist students in selecting interdisciplinary programs for special purposes, e.g., with the other social sciences and natural sciences for environmental studies, and with history and politics for international studies. Students interested in business may design a curriculum to develop (1) the broadly transferable skills needed in management, especially analysis, writing, and quantitative methods; and (2) an understanding of the government policies which affect business. In addition to ECB 151, 352, and 361, which meet requirements for the major, students may select courses from among ECB 243, 245, 253, 320, 340, 341, 345, 351, 357, and 380. Related courses in other departments are PSY 384 (Industrial and Organizational Psychology) and SOC 337 (Work in a Changing World).
Quantitative Skills: For basic skills, majors should take CSC 131 (Computing Practice and Perspectives) and MAT 141 (Calculus I). For strong graduate school preparation in either economics or business, students should take CSC 140 (Foundations of Computer Science), MAT 141-142 (Calculus I & II), 221 (Linear Algebra), and possibly 347 and 348 (Mathematical Statistics I & II).
151. Financial Accounting
213. Economic Development
223. International Economics
225. Money and Banking
245. Introduction to Marketing
265 through 269. Topics in Economics and Business
301. Intermediate Microeconomics
302. Intermediate Macroeconomics
311. Industrial Organization
320. Labor Economics Seminar
321. Macroeconomics Seminar
323. International Economics
337. Economics of Recessions and Depressions
341. Mathematical Economics
345. Marketing Management
351. Financial Management
352. Financial Management Seminar
357. Business Policy
361. International Business Seminar
365 through 369. Advanced Topics
380. Internship in Economics and