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This minor is designed for students who are interested in exploring how their major area of specialization connects to the workplace and the economy. Students who are preparing for law school or a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program will find this minor valuable.

Minor Information

  • 18 credit hours
  • Open to all students.
  • Satisfies the thematic sequence requirement for non-business majors.
  • Either ECO 315 or 317 must be taken at Miami.
  • A 2.0 GPA is required. 
  • Prerequisite information available in the Miami Bulletin

Minor Requirements


  • ECO 201
  • ECO 202
  • ECO 315 or ECO 317

Select Three Electives:

  • Nine additional semester hours of upper-level economics (300-level and above). This may include the other intermediate theory course not chosen above.