- Department of Economics
Department of Economics
403 Kern Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802
MINOR IN ECONOMICS
As explained in the Bulletin on Baccalaureate Degree Programs in order to earn a minor in Economics a student must pass Economics 102,104, 302, 304 and six (6) additional credits in Economics courses at the 400 level. Grades of "C" or better must be earned in all courses which are used to fulfill the minor in Economics. Courses used in the minor may not be taken on a Satisfactory-Unsatisfactory basis.
Only courses in the Economics Department may be counted. Substitutions of courses in other departments are not allowed.
Students who wish to take their 400 level courses at Behrend or Capital Campuses must obtain the approval of the Undergraduate Officer.
Declaring a Minor: A minor can be declared any time after you have been accepted in a major and attained fifth semester classification (60 credits) You apply for a minor by using the eLion Minor Declaration.
Deadline: To graduate with a minor, you must be accepted in the minor before the late drop deadline of your last semester.
A minor certificate will be awarded to each graduate successfully completing the minor. A statement that a Minor in Economics has been conferred will appear on a student's transcript.