2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Sep 21, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics Minor

College of Business Administration
Department of Economics, Business Administration II, Room: 305


Dr. Nora Underwood, BA2 302N
Phone: 407-823-3266

(for both Business Majors and non-Business Majors)

The Economics Minor is designed to complement a broad range of business and non-business majors. The Minor requires a core of courses in economic theory and applications along with a selection of electives that can be tailored to the student’s personal interests. This Minor is highly recommended for students considering graduate school in business, economics, law or public administration. Not open to students in the Economics (BS)  or Business Economics (BSBA) . Not open to students in the Mathematical Economics concentration of the Mathematics (BS)  major.

Minor Admission Requirements

  • None

Minor Requirements

  • None

Prerequisite Courses

  • None

Required Courses (9 Credit Hours)

Select One: (3 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives

Upper Division Restricted Electives (9 Credit Hours)

Select from any ECO, ECP or ECS courses at the 3000 - 4000 level, excluding QMB 3003 and QMB 3200.

Note: QMB 3003 (or equivalents) is a pre-requisite for the following:

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses used to satisfy the minor.
  • Grades below “C” (2.0) or “S” grades from other institutions are not accepted.
  • Courses taken at Florida College System institutions do not substitute for upper division courses.
  • Courses transferred must be formally evaluated for equivalency credit. The student must provide a course syllabus and any other supporting information with his/her petition for this evaluation.
  • At least nine hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the department.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship, Independent Study, or Directed Research credit cannot be used toward the minor.
  • A maximum of 6 hours of the above listed restricted elective courses can count toward another major or minor degree program.