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Economics (BA from AS in General Studies)

This grid offers a suggested approach for students to prepare them for a BA degree in Economics with the AS in General Studies while best satisfying Marymount University’s Liberal Arts Core and University requirements.

A full description of MU’s Liberal Arts Core and University requirements is available here. Please click here for more information about NOVA courses that fulfill Liberal Arts Core requirements.

Please verify with your NOVA advisor that the courses you choose are appropriate for a timely NOVA graduation. It is also imperative that you meet with your Marymount advisor for Marymount's program and graduation requirements. For more information about the BA in Economics, please contact the School of Business Administration at soba@marymount.edu or 703-284-5910.

Below is a two-year pathway from NOVA. A full 4-year sample plan is available here.
 
Fall Semester (Year One) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 EN 101 Composition I Written Communication (WR)
Physical or Life Science with Lab 4 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Natural Science (NS)
MTH 151 Math for the Liberal Arts I 3 MA 901 Mathematics Elective Mathematics (MT)
ITE 115 Intro to Computer Applications 3 IT 900 Information Technology Elective  
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1 (no MU credit awarded)  
Total Credits 14    
 
Spring Semester (Year One) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 EN 102 Composition II Written Communication (WR)
Physical or Life Science with Lab 4 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Natural Science (NS)
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective (recommend PH 101) 3 PH 100 Introduction to Philosophy Introductory Philosophy (PH-1)
CST Elective 3    
HIS Elective 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory History (HI-1)
Total Credits 16    
 
Fall Semester (Year Two) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
General Elective (recommend ECO 201) 3 ECO 211 Principles of Macroeconomics Introductory Social Science (SS-1)/Major
General Elective (recommend BUS 100) 3 MGT 123 The Business Experience Major
General Elective (recommend ENG 200-level course for LT-1 credit) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Literature (LT-1)
Social Science Elective (recommend POL, PSY, or SOC) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Social Science (SS-1)
Fine Arts/Humanities Elective (recommend ART course) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Fine Arts (FNA)
Total Credits 15    
 
Spring Semester (Year Two) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
General Elective (recommend ECO 202) 3 ECO 210 Principles of Microeconomics Major
General Elective (recommend MTH 157) 4 MA 132 Statistical Analysis + MA 900 Mathematics Elective Major
General Elective (recomment REL) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Advanced Theology and Religious Studies (TRS-2)
General Elective 3    
Social Science Elective (recommend PSY, POL, or SOC. Take a different subject than previously) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Social Science (SS-1)
Total Credits 16    
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