The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Economics provides a balanced education in both business and economics.

The major affords students an opportunity to combine knowledge of the structure and operation of our economy with the studies of many of the functional areas of business.   Majors will also gain an awareness and appreciation of the global and technological forces at work shaping the environment in which businesses operate.

Graduates from the Business Economics major are highly sought after for their unique mix of analytic and applied business skills, and are well-suited for successful careers in business.


The Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Economics requires 60 credits in the Major that include:

  • 10 Required Business Courses: 30 credits
  • 7 Economics Courses: 24 credits
  • 2 Business Electives: 6 credits

Learning Objectives

Undergraduate Core Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate the knowledge necessary to fulfill professional goals.
  • Make business decisions based on analysis and evaluation of the data and ethical considerations.
  • Identify global issues and their business implication.
  • Produce and deliver effective oral communications.
  • Produce and deliver effective written communications.