Majors, minors + certificates

Minor in International Economics (INTECONMIN)Department of Economics

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


The purpose of the International Economic Minor is to make the principles and fundamentals that govern global and international economics accessible to students with a wide range of academic backgrounds who are interested in international economic issues.

Minor requirements

The minor requires at least 15 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.

  1. Fundamentals of Economics I. One (1) course:
  2. Fundamentals of Economics II. One (1) course:
  3. International Economics. One (1) course:
  4. Economic Growth and Development. One (1) course:
  5. Advanced International Economics. One (1) course:
  6. GPA and Hours Requirements.
    1. Minor Residency. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed in courses taken through the Indiana University Bloomington campus or an IU-administered or IU co-sponsored Overseas Study program.
    2. Minor Upper Division Courses. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed at the 300–499 level.
    3. 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 minor.
    4. Minor GPA. A GPA of at least 2.000 for all courses taken in the minor—including those where a grade lower than C- is earned—is required.