Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.
Requirements for the Business/Economics major are 35 hours1:
|ECON 212||Principles of Macroeconomics||2|
|B EC 226||Financial Accounting||4|
|B EC 341||Principles of Marketing||4|
|B EC 342||Principles of Management||4|
|B EC 367||Principles of Finance||4|
|B EC 493||Business Strategy||2|
|B EC 494||Senior Seminar||2|
|Select 10 credits of department courses 1||10|
The total number of credit hours if all courses are taken at Wheaton is 36. The department allows one credit hour of leeway to accommodate up to one three-credit course taken elsewhere and transferred in to Wheaton.
Select 10 credits of department courses designated as either Business/Economics electives (B EC) or courses listed as Economics required or elective courses (ECON).
Business/Economics majors must also take eight hours of supporting course work in economics:
|ECON 211||Principles of Microeconomics||4|
|ECON 325||Intermediate Macroeconomics||4|
|or ECON 326||Intermediate Microeconomics|
In addition, students must take MATH 221 Applied Calculus or MATH 231 Calculus I. Additional math courses beyond MATH 221 or MATH 231 are recommended. Seniors are required to take a comprehensive examination. A maximum of six hours of combined internship and independent study can be applied to the major.