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Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

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Minor in Economics

Minor in Economics

Minor Code: 356
21 Credit Hours

Required courses:

  • ECON 202 - Prin Economics-Micro
  • ECON 203 - Prin Economic-Macro
  • ECON 206 - Statistics
  • ECON 302 - Microeconomic Theory
  • ECON 303 - Macroeconomic Theory
  • MATH 116 or Higher
  • ECON Elective
  • ECON Elective

Economic electives may be chosen from 300 and 400 level economics courses not already required for the major.

Additional Information

For additional information, contact:

Catherine Carey
Chair and Professor
Department of Economics
Western Kentucky University

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 Last Modified 9/24/14