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Program Department - ECONOMICS 

Total Credit Hours - 60 Credit Hours

Program Length - 2-2 1/2 years.

The Associate of Arts Degree in economics exposes students to the political, economic, sociological and technological forces that impact global economies.  Featured extensively in the program are statistical data and calculus. The program is not an end in itself, but serves as the foundation for the Bachelor of Arts in Economics and to a greater extent, the Master of Arts in Economics.  The program can be successfully completed in 2-2 ½ years.  Graduates of the program would have the skill sets to take on meaningful entry level positions in marketing, sales and research oriented industries.  Opportunities for employment are available in both the private and public sectors.

Associate of Arts Degree in Economics

Programme Outline

1st Year - Term 1

ACC 111Accounting Principles I3 Credit Hours

BUS 121Introduction to Business3 Credit Hours

ENG 111College English I3 Credit Hours

1st Year - Term 2

BUS 122General Business Law3 Credit Hours

ECO 111Principles of Economics I3 Credit Hours

ENG 112College English II3 Credit Hours

1st Year - Term 3

CIS 121Introduction to Data Processing3 Credit Hours

SCI 113Introduction to Biology3 Credit Hours

SPA 111Elementary Spanish I3 Credit Hours

2nd Year - Term 1

ECO 212Principles of Economics II3 Credit Hours

SOC 211Principles of Sociology3 Credit Hours

BUS 123Principles of Management3 Credit Hours

2nd Year - Term 2

HUM 221Western Civilization I3 Credit Hours

ECO 213Global Economics3 Credit Hours

MAT 211Elementary Statistics3 Credit Hours

2nd Year - Term 3

MAT 221College Mathematics3 Credit Hours

MAT 235Introduction to Calculus3 Credit Hours

MKT 211Principles of Marketing3 Credit Hours

3rd Year - Term 1

MAT 232College Algebra3 Credit Hours

PSY 212General Psychology3 Credit Hours

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