Economics Major

Students pursuing the bachelor of business administration degree (BBA) with a major in economics are required to complete the following course requirements:

Drury CORE Requirements
39-43 hours*
BBA Tool Courses
25 hours
BBA Core Courses
21 hours
Economics Major Courses
17 hours
Electives
18-22 hours
Total BBA hours:
124-128 hours

*Drury CORE hours have been reduced from 45-49 to 39-43 as credit hours (6-7) are included in the BBA Tool Courses hours.

BBA Tool Courses:
All students pursuing a BBA degree with a major in economics are required to complete the following tool courses:
ACCT 209: Principles of Accounting
ACCT 210: Financial Statement and Decision Analysis
CISQ 170: Computer Proficiency Exam
CISQ 250: Management Information Systems
ECON 201: Basic Economic Theory
MATH 227: Introduction to Statistics
MGMT 103: Business Foundations
MGMT 204: Organizational Behavior
MGMT 228: Analytical Methods

BBA Core Courses:
All students pursuing a BBA degree with a major in economics are required to complete the following core courses:
FINC 331: Corporate Finance
MGMT 205-208: Study Abroad
MGMT 301: Leadership & Organizations
MGMT 321: Legal Environment of Business
MGMT 424: Business Simulation Workshop
MGMT 446: Strategic Management
MGMT 480 : Professional Business Experience (Internship)

MKTG 337: Marketing

Major Requirements:
Students earning a BBA degree with a major in economics also must complete the following courses for the major:
ECON 311: Price Theory
ECON 312: Aggregate Economic Analysis
ECON 375: Econometrics

Choose two of the following:
ECON 325: Environmental Economics
ECON 335: Poverty and Discrimination
ECON 435: Public Finance
ECON 461: International Economics

The faculty of the Breech School reserves the right to modify the above program and degree requirements at any time.