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2016-2017 Governors State University Academic Catalog 
2016-2017 Governors State University Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.S.

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Effective Spring 2017 - The Bachelor of SCIENCE in Economics is not accepting any new students. Students interested in a Bachelor Degree in Economics can enroll in the Economics, B.A.  An Economics Minor  is available and open to students in all majors.

Current students, please refer to the FAQ web page linked here to learn about the “teach out” process. Please meet with your Academic Advisor regarding your current Study Plan.

The Bachelor of Science degree in economics will prepare students to enter analyst level positions with advanced quantitative skills, especially in fields that require strong statistical, econometric, cost-benefit analysis, and cost-effectiveness skills. In addition, students will be prepared for graduate study in the Business and Social Science areas.

Degree Requirements

Students must meet all university requirements for a bachelor’s degree. Students must meet the collegial degree requirements.

General Education Requirements (40-41 Hrs)

Electives (11 - 12 Hours)

Total - 120 Hours

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