Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

Economics - Associate of Arts (Major Code - ECN)

The Economics Associate of Arts degree prepares students for transfer to a university program in economics or business. To ensure seamless transfer, students must develop their specific program of study in close coordination with a Cochise College advisor.

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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (AGEC-A)

35 CREDITS

Composition

ENG 101 ( ENG 1101)

3

English Composition

ENG 102 ( ENG 1102)

3

Mathematics

MAT 151 ( MAT 1151) or higher

3-5

Laboratory sciences

 

8

Arts

 

3

Humanities

 

3

Social and behavioral sciences

 

6

General education electives*

 

4-6

Six credits of arts, humanities, social and behavioral sciences, or general education electives must be chosen from the current listing of intensive writing courses. See www.cochise.edu/AGEC.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT**

0-16 CREDITS

Non-English language

Second- and fourth-semester proficiency

CORE CURRICULUM

15 CREDITS

Introduction to Information Systems

CIS 120 ( CIS 1120)

3

Business Statistics

BUS 219 ( BUS 2201)

OR

Elements of Statistics

MAT 167 ( MAT 1160)

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECN 201 ( ECN 2201)

3

Principles of Microeconomics

ECN 202 ( ECN 2202)

3

Calculus for Business

MAT 212

3

ELECTIVES
(AS NEEDED TO COMPLETE 64 CREDITS)***

 

TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

64 CREDITS

*General education electives must be chosen from the general education list. See www.cochise.edu/AGEC.

**University non-English language requirements vary. Check with your advisor.

***Elective courses must be transferable to the university or universities to which the student plans to transfer. See www.aztransfer.com.