SAM AND IRENE BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Minor, 18 Credits
The Economics minor is a strong complement to virtually any major, including those within, and outside of, the School of Business. (Note that most School of Business majors will, as part of their major, already have earned 6 to 9 credits toward the Economics minor, making it particularly attractive).
minor can enhance the market value of a major and can provide students with options
and opportunities beyond those offered by the major program of study.
A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.
credits, including ECON 002 and 004, and 6 credits at the 400 level; a grade of
C or better is required in each course)
ECON 102 - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy
and Course Selection
should feel free to meet with any Economics faculty member to select a combination
of economics courses to complement their major and career objectives. Of course,
students can put together their own combination so long as the above requirements
are satisfied. The following courses are offered on a regular basis:
ECON 302 - Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
"custom-tailored" courses can also be used to satisfy the requirements for the
an ECNS Minor
To declare a minor in Economics, you must go to https://elion.psu.edu, click on “Minor Declaration,” and complete the information requested. If you have any questions about the minor, please contact the interim in-charge person for the minor, Dr. Kenneth Louie.