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Department of Economics

Concentration in International and Development Economics (Bachelor of Arts in Economics)

Students on Summer 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021 requirements INTDVECCON


The concentration requires at least 9 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.
  1. Three (3) courses:
    • ECON-E 331 International Trade
    • ECON-E 332 International Monetary Economics
    • ECON-E 337 Economic Development
    • ECON-E 386 Soviet-Type Economies in Transition
    • ECON-E 390 Undergraduate Seminar in Economics (Approved topics: "GROWTH" (TPC 308); "INTERNATIONAL TRADE DEVELOPMENT" (TPC 35); "TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE" (TPC 34))
  2. Concentration GPA, Hours, and Minimum Grade Requirements.
    1. Concentration GPA. A GPA of at least 2.000 for all courses taken in the concentration—including those where a grade lower than C- is earned—is required.
    2. Concentration Minimum Grade. Except for the GPA requirement, a grade of C- or higher is required for a course to count toward a requirement in the concentration.
    3. Concentration Upper Division Credit Hours. At least 9 credit hours in the concentration must be completed at the 300–499 level.

Exceptions to and substitutions for concentration requirements may be made with the approval of the unit's Director of Undergraduate Studies, subject to final approval by the College of Arts and Sciences.