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Bachelors of Arts in Economics: International Track


The International Track provides a deeper understanding of the international economy, prepares students to compete in a global economy, and provides a foundation for policy and professional programs with an international focus. 

The international track requires a language sequence in Area F and at least three credits earned toward the degree in an international study program. Students participating in the international track are expected to choose project, paper, and  research topics related to international economics whenever possible.

Program of Study

A. General Requirements

Core Areas A, B, C, D, and E - 42 hours

Area F - 18 hours

  • ECON 2105 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 2106 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • MATH 2200 - Elementary Statistics
  • MATH 1950 - Applied Math or MATH 1161 - Calculus I
  • Foreign language sequence (1002 and 2001)

Physical Education - 3 hours

First-Year Seminar- 1 hour

B. Major Field Courses - 33 hours

  • ECON 3050 – Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECON 3060 – Intermediate Microeconomics
  • ECON 3700 – Econometrics
  • ECON 4900 – Economic Methods and Senior Thesis
  • ECON 3200 – International Trade
  • ECON 4310 – International Finance
Fifteen credit hours drawn from among the following courses:
  • ECON 3100 – Multinational Economics Enterprises
  • ECON 3210 – Marketing
  • ECON 3220 – Management
  • ECON 3230 – Finance
  • ECON 3450 – Environmental Economics
  • ECON 3460 – Economics of Immigration
  • ECON 3470 – Economics of Health
  • ECON 3500 – Managerial Economics
  • ECON 3960 – Research in International Economics
  • ECON 4100 – Financial Economics: Portfolio Analysis
  • ECON 4150 – Money and Capital Markets
  • ECON 4400 – Seminar in Third World Economic Development
  • ECON 4450 – Comparative Economics
  • ECON 4500 – Public Finance
  • ECON 3300 – Money and Banking

C. Related Field Courses - 9 hours

  • ITEC 1050 - Introduction to Computer Concepts or CSCI 1060 - Computer Concepts and Applications
  • Six credit hours of upper division courses outside the economics discipline approved for the International Studies minor.

D. Electives - 18 hours

E. Regents’ Test, university exit exam, and department exit exam

Total Semester Hours - 123 hours

SEE ALSO

Course Plan pdf