Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Major in Economics

Minimum required: 120 semester hours

General Requirements

B.B.A. students must achieve the following minimum grade-point averages for graduation:

  1. A Texas State GPA of 2.00
  2. A Business GPA of 2.25 (includes common business core, major(s), and restrictive/advanced electives); and
  3. A GPA of 2.0 in the minor(s).

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
ENG 13103ENG 13203
POSI 23103HIST 13103
MATH 13293PHIL 13203
Life and Physical Sciences3Life and Physical Sciences3
COMM 13103CIS 132333
US 11001 
 16 15
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
ACC 23613ACC 23623
ECO 23143ECO 23153
B A 23103BLAW 23613
HIST 13203POSI 23203
QMST 23333Select one of the following:3
 15 15
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
CIS 33803ECO 33153
ECO 33143ECO Advanced Elective13
ECO Advanced Elective13MKT 33433
Select one of the following:3FIN 33123
 MGT 34534
MGT 33033 
 15 16
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
Business, Advanced Elective23Free Elective1
ECO Advanced Elective13Business, Advanced Electives26
Select one of the following:3ECO Advanced Elective13
 MGT 43353
Free Electives6 
 15 13
Total Hours: 120

ECO advanced electives may be chosen from any 3000-4000 level ECO courses not required for the major (excluding any ELADV course).


The advanced electives in business may be chosen from any 3000-4000 level business courses not required for the major (excluding any ELADV course).


Credit can be earned by successfully passing a test.  Students must pay a fee to take the test.