Economics Concentration

The economics concentration requirements provide students with an in-depth understanding of applied economics as well as a solid general business foundation from the MBA curriculum.

Students fully admitted to the MBA program who wish to obtain a concentration in Economics would be required to complete the following coursework.

A prerequisite for most of the courses in the Economics track would be ECON 5113 Managerial Economics. In addition, the econometrics and forecasting courses have a prerequisite of STAT 3013 or equivalent.

Proposed 52 credit hour curriculum for an MBA degree with an Economics Concentration:

MBA Courses Credit Hours Economics Track Credit Hours
ACCT 5183 3 ECON 5123 3
ACCT 5283 3 ECON 5033 3
ECON< 5113/a> 3 ECON 4213 or ECON 5213 3
FIN 5013 3
FIN 5053 3 2 or More from the following
MGMT 5113 3 ECON 4223 3
MGMT 5303 3 ECON 5010 3
MKTG 5133 3 ECON 5013 3
MKTG 5233 3 ECON 5703 3
MSIS 5623 3 ECON 5713 3
BADM 5613 or LSB 5163 3
MBA 5100 4
Total 37 Total 15