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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Economics BS Degree

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/economics/program/bs.html

To see a full listing of the major and class descriptions, please see the [PDF] University Catalog: Economics (23 KiB).

Required for Major (Core, 29 credits)

  • ECON 201 – Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  • ECON 202 – Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • ECON 207 – Business Statistics (4)
  • ECON 301 – Quantitative Methods in Economics(3)
  • ECON 355 – Intermediate Microeconomics (3)
  • ECON 356 – Intermediate Macroeconomics (3)  
  • ECON 420 – International Economics (3)
  • ECON 462 - Econometrics (3)
  • ECON 485W – Seminar in Applied Econometrics (4)

Required Electives for Major (9 credits):

  • ECON XXX
  • ECON XXX
  • ECON XXX

Required for Major (Business Foundation Requirements, 31 credits)

  • MATH 112 – College Algebra (4)  (Note: Math 112 is a pre requisite to Econ 207)
  • IT 101 – Intro to Information Systems (3)
  • MGMT 200 – Introduction to MIS (3)
  • BLAW 200 – Legal, Political and Regulatory Environment of Business (3)
  • ACCT 200 – Financial Accounting (3)
  • ACCT 210 – Managerial Accounting (3)
  • MRKT 310 – Principles of Marketing (3)
  • MGMT 330 – Principles of Management (3)
  • MGMT 346 – Production and Operations Mgmt (3)
  • FINA 362 – Business Finance (3)

Major Emphasis

If you are interested in specializing your Economics degree, check out the Economics Emphasis page. An emphasis is not required in the Economics Major. Emphasis is merely used as an advising tool.

Required Minor

None.