Department of Economics

BA Four-Year Degree Plan

The Bachelor of Arts in Economics degree at Misso

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ENG 110 Writing I 3
BA Language course 101 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
HST 103 World History to Circa 1600 C.E. 3
Total hours17

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
MTH 130 or higher (MTH 135 is recommended) 3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Natural World 4
BA Language Course 102 3
CSC 101 (Course no longer offered. View course number changes.)
Total hours18-19

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
HST 104 World History Since 1600 C.E. 3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics 3
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines 3
KIN 210 Healthy Lifestyles: Preventive Approaches 3
BA Language Course 201 3
Total hours14

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
PHI 105 or PHI 110 3
BA Language Course 202 3
Natural World 4
ECO 385 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3
HST 121 or HST 122 3
Total hours16

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ECO 365 Intermediate Microeconomics 3
Self-understanding/Creativity and Vision 3
BA Fine Arts course 3
Course for minor 3
ECO elective 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Self-Understanding/Social Behavioral 3
ECO elective 3
Course for minor 3
Course for minor 3
BA Fine Arts course 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ECO 409 Applied Econometrics 3
ECO elective 3
ECO elective 3
Course for minor 3
Course for minor 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ECO 590 Senior Research Seminar 3
Course for minor 3
General elective 3
General elective 3
General elective 3
Total hours15
Courses required for the Economics major The follo