Economics Minor

All students, regardless of college can earn a minor in Economics by satisfactorily completing 18 hours in Economics. The requirements are:

  1. The course requirements are as follows:

    Course Title Credit Hours
    ECO 2013 Economic Principles: Macroeconomics 3
    ECO 2023 Economic Principles: Microeconomics 3
    Upper-level economics electives (may include QMB 3200) 12
    Total Economics Hours 18

    Business majors can obtain a minor with 9 additional upper-level hours in economics beyond the foundation requirements for Business.

  2. Before being recognized as a minor in Economics, a student must obtain program approval from the Economics Department Undergraduate Advisor.
  3. A grade point average of 2.00 or higher must be achieved in minor coursework at USF and in all minor courses completed at other institutions. ECO 4905 and ECO 4914 may not be counted toward the minor.
  4. At least 9 hours must be taken in residence at USF Tampa.

To declare an economics minor, contact econadvise@usf.edu.