Major in Economics and Finance (B.A.)
Core Courses 1
BUS105Information Technology and Applications3
BUS210Financial Accounting4
BUS220Principles of Marketing4
BUS230Principles of Management4
BUS344Managerial Finance4
BUS361Business Law3
BUS481Internship in Business3-4
MAT207MStatistical Analysis 23
BUS100MBusiness Calculus 23-4
or MAT124M Calculus 1
Additional Required Courses
BUS317Business Analytics4
or ECO340 Econometrics
BUS390Investments4
BUS440Capital Markets3
ECO201Principles of Economics4
ECO301Intermediate Microeconomics3
ECO302Intermediate Macroeconomics3
ECO401Advanced Economic Theory3
ECO499Senior Seminar3
Elective from business and/or economics courses, excluding ECO2003
Major61-63
General Education51-52
Electivs10-13
Total Credits122-128
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In order to enroll in 400-level BUS and ECO courses (except for BUS481), students must have earned a minimum grade of D in each of the core courses.  However, to complete the economics and finance major, students must earn a minimum grade of C in each of the core courses.

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This course meets a General Education requirement.

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B.A. in Economics and Finance 2016-2017: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
BUS105 Information Technology and Applications3Nature of Persons (N) course 3MAT124M or BUS 100M Calculus 1 or Business Calculus4
GES106 Introduction to Liberal Arts1 ECO201 Principles of Economics4
GES130 Christianity Western Culture4 BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3
GES110 College Writing3 GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4
Second Language (S) course1 4  
 15 3 15
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
MAT207M Statistical Analysis3World Cultures (U) course 3ECO302 Intermediate Macroeconomics3
BUS210 Financial Accounting4 BUS220 Principles of Marketing4
BUS230 Principles of Management4 Laboratory Science (D) course 4
THE201 Christian Theology3 Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3
PEA100 Physical Wellness for Life1 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3
 15 3 14-17
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ECO301 Intermediate Microeconomics3Elective 3BUS390 Investments4
BUS344 Managerial Finance4 ECO340 Econometrics4
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 BUS361 Business Law3
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 Comparative Systems (G) course 3
Elective 3  
 14 3 14
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ECO401 Advanced Economic Theory3Interim Off BUS481 Internship in Business1-4
BUS440 Capital Markets3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
ECO499 Senior Seminar3 Electives 6
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3
Business or Economics Elective (exclusive of ECO 200) 3  
 15 0 10-16
Total Credits: 121-130
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option.)

This program assumes a student will use MAT124M or MAT207M to meet the general education mathematics requirement. 

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

B.A. in Economics and Finance 2016-2017: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
BUS105 Information Technology and Applications3GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4MAT124M or BUS 100M Calculus 1 or Business Calculus3-4
GES106 Introduction to Liberal Arts1 ECO201 Principles of Economics4
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3
Second Language (S) course1 4 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightment and American Culture to 18774
Nature of Persons (N) course 3  
 15 4 14-15
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
MAT207M Statistical Analysis3World Cultures (U) course 3ECO302 Intermediate Macroeconomics3
BUS210 Financial Accounting4 BUS220 Principles of Marketing4
BUS230 Principles of Management4 Laboratory Science (D) course 4
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 PEA100 Physical Wellness for Life1
  Elective 3
 15 3 15
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ECO301 Intermediate Microeconomics3Elective 3BUS390 Investments4
BUS344 Managerial Finance4 ECO340 Econometrics4
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 BUS361 Business Law3
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 Comparative Systems (G) course 3
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Elective 3
 14 3 17
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ECO401 Advanced Economic Theory3Interim Off BUS481 Internship in Business1-4
BUS440 Capital Markets3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
ECO499 Senior Seminar3 Electives 8
Business or Economics Elective (exclusive of ECO 200) 3 Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3
Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3  
 12-15 0 12-18
Total Credits: 124-134
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option.)

This program assumes a student will use MAT124M or MAT207M to meet the general education mathematics requirement. 

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)