Economics (BA) Program Suggestions

A format of suggested class schedules for the first two years of college studies for students majoring in Economics and contemplating transfer to UNK is as follows (UNK course designations are listed in parentheses):

First Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

English Composition (ENG 101)

3

English Composition
(ENG 102)

3

Modern Language

3

Modern Language

3

General Studies Aesthetics 

3

Speech (SPCH 100)

3

Mathematics (Math 102 or higher)*

3-5

General Studies Historical discipline

3

General Studies Political, Social, Behavioral or Geographical discipline

3

General Studies Political, Social, Behavioral or Geographical discipline

3

Hours

15-17

Hours

15

*Students with sufficient preparation may enter math at a higher level.


Second Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

Principles of Econ-Macro (ECON 270)

3

Principles of Econ.-Micro (ECON 271)

3

Intermediate Modern Language

3

Intermediate Modern Language

3

General Studies Literary discipline

3

General Studies Elective

3

General Studies Natural Sciences (with lab)

3-5

General Studies Natural Sciences (with or without lab)

3-4

Business Statistics or Elementary Statistics

3

Hours

15-17

Hours

12-13

Students should plan on taking upper-division (300-400 level) course work in Economics at UNK. For the exact requirements in each subject, see the UNK Catalog. For additional information contact:

Dr. Frank Tenkorang, Chair
Department of Economics
University of Nebraska at Kearney-West Center
Kearney, Nebraska 68849
Telephone: (308) 865-8530