The Bachelor of Science in Economics is a concentrated program in economics. Its unique feature is that students are advised by faculty members from the Department of Economics to help select an individualized program geared toward their career goals. Those desiring more of a business background may elect to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. Please refer to the UofL Undergraduate Catalog for the most up-to-date curriculum for the Bachelor of Science in Economics.
Students wishing a more liberal arts background can earn a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of Business. This allows students considerable flexibility in selecting an educational background suitable for their career aspirations. The curriculum within the department is broad and covers many important areas within economics. Please refer to the UofL Undergraduate Catalog for the most up-to-date curriculum for the Bachelor of Arts in Economics.
The College of Business offers a “Flight Plan” for a BSBA or BA in Economics. Flight Plan is an exciting initiative that enables students to stay on course to graduate in four years or in the time frame of your choice. Click for more information on the Flight Plans.
The Economics Department offers a minor that is an excellent program suitable for any business-related or non-business majors. It provides the academic foundations for all business disciplines as well as helping students develop critical thinking skills. Arts and Sciences students in political science and other policy-related disciplines would also benefit from an economics minor. Please refer to the UofL Undergraduate Catalog for the most up-to-date curriculum for the Minor in Economics. To add a minor to your undergraduate degree, contact an advisor in the Reinhardt Academic Advising Center at (502) 852-7439.