Dec 08, 2023  
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.B.A.

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Economics and Finance   
Stuart J. Fowler, program coordinator

A major in Economics leading to the B.B.A. degree requires 50 percent of the major hours to be completed in residence at MTSU. The program below includes a Business Administration minor. An alternate business minor may be chosen, but it may require total hours for graduation to exceed 120.

Economics majors are encouraged to enroll in Honors sections of 2410 and 2420.

Academic Map

Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Economics, B.B.A., Academic Map   

Degree Requirements

General Education 41 hours
College of Business Core 42 hours*
Major Requirements 27 hours**
Auxiliary Courses 6 hours*
Business Electives 6 hours
Electives 1-7 hours
TOTAL 120 hours

*This program requires courses that can also fulfill requirements of the General Education curriculum. If program requirements are also used to fulfill General Education requirements, the number of elective hours will increase.

**Includes ECON 4620 which is also a core course.

General Education (41 hours)

General Education  requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.

The following courses required by the program meet General Education requirements:

College of Business Core (42 hours)

All students must complete the College of Business Core  which requires 42 hours with a 2.000 GPA.

Major Requirements (27 hours)

Auxiliary Courses (6 hours)

Business Electives (6 hours)

Electives (1-7 hours)

Curriculum: Economics

Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities, and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


*A 2.25 GPA in these courses is required for admission to the Jones College of Business.

§Admission required

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