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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics with Teacher Licensure

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A study of economics consistent with teacher licensure requirements. Students seeking middle school or secondary licensure should complete the following program and see the appropriate licensure advisor for additional information.

12 additional hours in ECON, at least 3 of which must be at the 300 or 400 level

Education courses:

Students must also complete the required EDUC courses as indicated in the Education  section of the catalog. Students seeking 6-9 licensure are required to take HIST 315  in addition to the courses listed above. 


III. Other departmental requirements:

Senior demonstration of competency and oral competency are met by completion of ECON 480  with a grade of C or higher. Enrollment in ECON 480  requires completion of ECON 380  with a grade of C or higher.

IV. Suggested courses outside the major:

Students with limited computer experience should take:

Students interested in graduate school in economics should take:

Liberal Arts Core (LAC)

For additional information about the Liberal Arts Core and the specific courses that fulfill the requirements, visit the Office of the Registrar website, https://registrar.unca.edu/liberal-arts-core.

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

The credit hours listed are the minimum required.

Requirement Credits
First-Year Colloquium 3
Academic Writing and Critical Inquiry 4
Humanities 12
Laboratory Science 4
Scientific Perspectives 3
Quantitative Perspectives 4
Social Science 3
Second Language (proficiency through the 2nd semester) 0-4
Arts and Ideas 3
Senior Capstone 4
Diversity Intensive 3
Information Literacy Intensive Fulfilled within the major
Writing Intensive Fulfilled within the major


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