Applied Economics B.S.

The BS in Applied Economics provides students with a unique curriculum focused on applying economic theory to real-world situations, focusing on job-market readiness for our graduates.  Students will master the technical skills needed for the application of theory, while also enhancing their abilities toward the written and oral communication of valuable information to non-economists. 

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Business Core48
See the Business Core Requirements
Required Courses in the Major
ECO 309Economic Forecasting3
ECO 331Intermediate Macroeconomics3
ECO 332Intermediate Micro Economics3
ECO 428GLB/ International Economics/Finance3
Core Elective Courses in the Major (Choose Three)9
Professional Practices for Economists
Internship
Environmental Economics
Health Economics
Special Topics
Specialization Courses in the Major (Select One Track)9
Healthcare Track (Take All Three)
Introduction to Personal and Community Health
GLB/Social Justice and Health
Epidemiology
Agriculture Track (Take All Three)
Agricultural Economics
Agricultural Statistics
Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
Political Science Track (Take All Three)
Political Economy
Intro to Public Policy
Intro to Research Methods
Advisor Approved Track (9 CH)
Total Hours120