Economics

Associate of Arts Degree with Designation

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The Associate of Arts in Economics is designed for students intending to transfer to a four year school and pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. The Statewide Transfer Agreement will allow students to transfer to a Colorado public four year school and complete their degree with an additional 60 credit hours.

Courses marked with an asterisk [*] are not currently offered at PPCC.

Communication

Six (6) credit hours

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1

3

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

Mathematics

Five (5) credit hours.

MAT 201

Calculus I: MA1

5

History

Three (3) credit hours

GT-HI1:

HIS 101, HIS 102, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 201, HIS 202, HIS 205, HIS 207, HIS 208, HIS 215, HIS 225, HIS 236, HIS 243, HIS 244, HIS 245*, HIS 247, HIS 249, HIS 250, HIS 255, HIS 260

Art and Humanities

Nine (9) credit hours

Three guaranteed transfer courses from the list below (AH1, AH2, AH3 or AH4)

GT-AH1:

ART 110, ART 111, ART 112, ART 207, DAN 125, MUS 120, MUS 121, MUS 122, MUS 123, MUS 125, THE 105, THE 211, THE 212

GT-AH2:

HUM 115, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 123, LIT 115, LIT 201, LIT 202, LIT 205, LIT 211, LIT 212, LIT 221, LIT 222, LIT 225, LIT 259*, LIT 268

GT-AH3:

PHI 111, PHI 112, PHI 113, PHI 114, PHI 214, PHI 218, PHI 220*

GT-AH4:

FRE 211, FRE 212, GER 211, GER 212, ITA 211, ITA 212, JPN 211, JPN 212, RUS 211, RUS 212

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Six (6) credit hours

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics: SS1

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics: SS1

3

Natural and Physical Sciences

Eight (8) credit hours

Two (2) guaranteed transfer courses including at least one (1) lab course (SC1, SC2*).

GT-SC1:

AGY 240, AST 101, AST 102, BIO 105, BIO 111, BIO 112, BIO 201, BIO 202, BIO 204, BIO 208*, BIO 220*, BIO 221*, CHE 101, CHE 102, CHE 105*, CHE 111, CHE 112, ENV 101, GEO 111, GEO 112, GEY 111, GEY 112, GEY 135, MET 150, NRE 251*, PHY 105*, PHY 107*, PHY 111, PHY 112, PHY 211, PHY 212, SCI 155, SCI 156

Students choosing to take SCI 155 must also take SCI 156 to satisfy this requirement.

Additional required courses

Three (3) credit hours

MAT 135

Introduction to Statistics MA1

3

Electives

Twenty (20) credit hours selected from the AA approved course list.

Total Credit Hours

60