International Economics Major

Beginning Fall 2011, the Love School of Business will offer a Bachelor of Arts in International Economics degree.

The following outlines the degree requirements for the International Economics major:

Must complete the following:  
MTH 151 Calculus I 4 sh
MTH 251 Calculus II 4 sh
ECO 111 Principles of Economics 4 sh
Choose one of the following:  
ECO 203 Statistics for Decision Making 4 sh
MTH 220/STS 212 Statistics in Application (for students who placed in MTH 220/STS 212 upon entrance)
Must complete the following:  
ECO 310 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 4 sh
ECO 311 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 4 sh
ECO 314 International Trade and Finance 4 sh
ECO 347 Introduction to Econometrics 4 sh
ECO 465 Senior Thesis Workshop 2 sh

One course appropriately selected from the following:
(Must be appropriate to International Economics and be completed in final semester.)


ECO 495

Senior Thesis 2 sh
HNR 498 Honors Thesis
ECO 499 Undergraduate Research
Four hours ECO elective at the 400 level 4 sh
World language study:  
World language proficiency at the 222 level 0-8 sh
World language conversation or composition at the 300 level 4 sh
Semester abroad including an economics course and a course taught in the world language.* 4-8 sh
  Total 48-60 sh
*It is preferred that students take an economics course taught in the world language. However, it is not required that the economics course be in the foreign language, only that an economics course be taken and that a course in a foreign language be taken.