Economics Minor

Program Overview

The economics minor is an 18-credit program with sufficient flexibility to complement any major at UA. Students are trained in basic economic theory along with critical thinking skills required to investigate real world economic problems. A wide variety of electives can be selected in consultation with your academic advisor to meet specific programmatic needs and to differentiate your resume from others to employers upon graduation. The minor in economics is typically paired with several business majors such as in the finance area, and with applied mathematics, and political science.

Required - 9 credits

Course Number Course Name Credits
3250:200 & 201 Principles of Microeconomics & Macroeconomics 6
3250:244 Introduction to Economic Analysis 3
AND one of the following:
3250:410 Intermediate Microeconomics 3
3250:400 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3
3250:xxx Economics electives 9-12
Total Credits Required: 18