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Economics - A.A.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Written Communication

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENG 121English Composition I


ENG 122English Composition II


Total Credit Hours:6


Course NumberTitleCredits
MAT 201Calculus I


Total Credit Hours:5

Arts and Humanities

Select three gtPathways Arts & Humanities courses (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4)

Total Credit Hours:9


Select one gtPathways course (GT-HI1)

Total Credit Hours:3

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
ECO 201Principles of Macroeconomics


ECO 202Principles of Microeconomics


Total Credit Hours:6

Natural and Physical Sciences

Select two gtPathways Natural & Physical Sciences courses (GT-SC1, GT-SC2).

Total Credit Hours:8

Additional Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
MAT 135Introduction to Statistics


Total Credit Hours:3


  • Select 20 credits from the approved list of electives or log into eWOLF to see elective requirements in DegreeCheck.
  • Selection of elective credits should be done with a Front Range advisor and your intended transfer institution.
Total Credit Hours:20

Participating Colorado Public Four-Year Institutions of Higher Education

  • Adams State University* [B.S. Business Administration; Economics emphasis]
  • Colorado State University-Ft Collins [B.A. Economics]
  • Fort Lewis College [B.A. Economics; Economics option]
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver [B.A. Economics]
  • University of Colorado Boulder [B.A. Economics]
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs [B.A. Economics]
  • University of Colorado Denver [B.A. Economics]
  • University of Northern Colorado [B.A. Economics]
  • Western State Colorado University [B.A. Economics]

The receiving institutions listed above in this agreement will accept all applicable credits earned within ten years of transfer to the receiving institution. Credits earned more than ten years earlier will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis. Please view the official agreement here.

* Adams State University also offers two-year degrees; it is participating in this agreement as both a two-year and four-year degree-granting institution.

Total Credit Hours: 60