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University of Utah    
 
    
 
  Aug 20, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Economics, B.S.


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Major Requirements for Economics


Economics
economics.utah.edu
332 S. 1400 E., Bldg 73 Rm 222, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
801-581-7481
advising@economics.utah.edu

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 48

Graduation Requirements

  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 in all ECON courses
  • Complete all major courses with a C- or better
  • Complete a minimum of 36 credit hours in ECON courses and 12 credit hours in Allied courses
  • Complete at least 18 credit hours of ECON courses at the University of Utah

Honors in Economics

Students seeking an HBA or HBS in Economics must complete:

Focus Areas


Complete 1 course from 2 of the following 3 groups. The 2 courses must not be from the same group.

Elective Courses


Choose 4 additional courses from ECON 3000-5999. Each course must be at least 3 credit hours.

 

Allied Hours


In addition to the Economics credits, a minimum of 12 semester credit hours is required from related areas of study, all of which must be upper division. All upper division courses from The David Eccles School of Business, College of Social and Behavioral Science, College of Humanities, College of Social Work, College of Science, Ethnic Studies, Gender Studies, Undergraduate Studies, Honors Program or Computer Science.

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


  •  General Education (AI) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (WR2) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (SF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • General Education (QA) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (HF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (SF/AS) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Third Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • Focus Area Course 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division ECON Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division Allied Course 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 8 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 17



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