Department of Economics and Finance

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Economics

The Department of Economics and Finance offers a major in Business Economics through the Doermer School of Business. 

The business economics major explores the economic environments in which businesses must operate, as well as the interrelationships among micro- and macroeconomic conditions, private-sector decision making, and governmental programs. You have opportunities to study economic problems and their alternative solutions. You may also study aspects of employment, inflation, international trade, and other economic subject areas.

If you wish to become a professional economist, you should prepare for graduate study by taking additional courses in mathematics, statistics, computer science, and/or research methods.

To earn the business economics area major, you must earn a grade of C- or better in each of the following courses:

Course Number

Course Title


ECON 32100 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 3
ECON 32201 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3
ECON 40601 Undergraduate Seminar in Economics 3
Credits in an approved 300/400 level economics course 9
Total: 18

For more information, please contact the Student Success Center at 260-481-6472.

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