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2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog 
2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics, B.S.

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Curriculum for a Major in Economics

Specific general studies requirements:

Total hours required for a major, 30 Hours:


Students cannot receive credit for ECON 123  after completing ECON 205   and ECON 206 .

Four-Year Course Progression



Financial Economics Concentration

 The concentration in financial economics provides students with the opportunity to explore the increasingly complex and important field of finance. It will help students develop a strong conceptual understanding of financial markets, banking, investments, and monetary politics in a global context, and cultivate the skills of financial analysis and forecasting. Careers in business, finance, governmental service, law, graduate studies, and research are among those open to graduates with a concentration in financial economics.

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