Economics Minor

An Economics education provides the student with a logical way of approaching various problems and issues and provides qualitative skills valued highly by employers. The minor program is designed to complement your primary degree of study.

Curriculum (29 units)

Lower Division (17 units) 

  • MATH 1130 College Algebra (4)
  • ECON 2301 Principles of Microeconomics (4)
  • ECON 2302 Principles of Macroeconomics (4)
  • STAT 1000 Elements of Probability & Statistics (5)
    • or STAT 2010 Elements of Stat. for Bus. & Econ. (5)

Upper Division (12 units)

  • ECON 3000 Micro-Economic Theory (4)
    • or ECON 3551 Managerial Economics & Business Strategy (4)
  • ECON 3005 Macro-Economic Theory (4)
    • or ECON 3006 Macro-Economics for Business (4)
    • or ECON 3107 Global Economic Analysis (4)

Choose ONE upper division elective course from the 
following list: (4)

  • ECON 3107 Global Economic Analysis (4)
  • ECON 3140 Engineering Economy (4)
  • ECON 3170  History of Economic Thought (4)
  • ECON 3200  Comparative Economic Systems (4)
  • ECON 3370  Public Sector Economics (4)
  • ECON 3375  Public Choice: The Economics of Politics (4)
  • ECON 3500  Urban Economics (4)
  • ECON 3680  Labor Economics (4) 
  • ECON 3999  Issues in Economics (4)
  • ECON 4000   Mathematical Economics (4)
  • ECON 4306   Environmental Economics (4)
  • ECON 4315   Monetary Theory (4)
  • ECON 4520  Industrial Organizational & Public Policy (4) 
  • ECON 4550   Economics of Sports (4)
  • ECON 4590  Selected Topics in Economic Analysis (4)
  • ECON 4700  International Trade (4)
  • ECON 4705  International Finance (4) 
  • ECON 4710   International Economic Development (4)
  • ECON 4950   Adv. Stat. Packages for Data Analysis (4)