Economics Minor

Economics majors are not eligible for a minor in Economics.

Admission Requirements

  • Students must meet with a Lutgert College of Business advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required in all courses for the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must:
    • Note the minor on the Application for Graduation.
    • Contact a Lutgert College of Business advisor to certify completion of all course requirements for the declared minor as listed below.

Program Requirements

  • ECO 2013 Principles of Macro Economics (3)
  • ECO 2023 Principles of Micro Economics (3)
  • ECO 3101 Intermediate Price Theory (3)
  • ECO 3203 Intermediate Macroeconomics (3)

Additional 6 hours of approved upper division (3-4000 level) economics (ECP, ECS or ECO) electives selected in consultation with a Lutgert College of Business advisor.

Catalog Year: 2022-2023

Total Semester Hours Required: 18 Hours



Macroeconomics Boot Camp - Summer 2022

A two-day program available to all students who are enrolled in ECO 2013: Principles of Macroeconomics in Fall 2022. Principles of Macroeconomics is one of the first business classes that students take, and it can be challenging. Participation in the program will increase your likelihood of being successful in ECO 2013 and graduating from FGCU in four years. Macroeconomics Boot Camp is also great way to meet other business majors.

Learn more and register today

Visit the Department of Economics & Finance.