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Program Details

  • Major Name: Economics
  • Degree Program: Business and Economics
  • Degree Designation: AA
  • College / School: Liberal Arts

This program is designed for students who wish to receive a Bachelor of Science in Economics. Students who desire to receive a Bachelor of Arts in Economics should complete a modified program to be developed in consultation with the adviser.

Graduation Requirements

In order to earn an Associate of Arts degree in Business and Economics with a major in Economics, a student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours of required and elective course work.

Due to the globalization of the American economy, it is highly recommended that business and economics students consider taking a minimum of six credit hours in a foreign language.

Career Outcomes

The analytical nature of economics makes the major a very useful background for general management positions, as well as for general management and marketing consulting.

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