27-Hour B.A. in Economics and Computer Analysis

B.A. students in economics at Valpo must complete the general-education requirements for the B.A. This University-wide core strengthens communication and critical thinking skills while introducing the student to global cultures and traditions.

Required Economics Courses
ECON 221Principles of Economics-Micro3 credits
ECON 222Principles of Economics-Macro3 credits
ECON 321 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory3 credits
ECON 322Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory3 credits
ECON 325Econometrics3 credits
Four elective courses in economics, at least two of which must be at the 300 level or above (This is not specifically stated in the course catalogue, only inferred.)12 credits
TOTAL27 credits
Additional Required Courses
CS 157Algorithms and Programming3 credits
CS 325Simulation and Modeling3 credits
A math minor, including the following courses:
STAT 240Statistical Analysis3 credits
MATH 320Dynamical Systems (or an approved alternative)3 credits
One course from the following options:

  • MATH 122 Applied Calculus
  • MATH 132 Calculus II
4 credits
 One course from the following options:

  • MATH 124 Finite Mathematics
  • MATH 131 Calculus I
 4 credits
TOTAL20 credits