Students in the Driehaus College of Business who wish to gain a deeper understanding of economic theory and practice to complement their majors can do so with a minor in Economics. Students may choose the economics electives that best fit their individual courses of study.
To declare a minor in Economics, a Driehaus student must meet the following requirements:
A minimum cumulative DePaul grade point average of 2.000
A minimum Economics grade point average of 2.000
No grade of IN, R, or lower than C- in any Economics (ECO) course
In addition to ECO 105, ECO 106 and ECO 315, a Driehaus student minoring in Economics is required to complete the following courses totaling at least 12.0 hours:
Three elective courses to be chosen from:
ECO 101 is intended for non-Driehaus students and cannot be counted toward a major or minor in economics.
ECO 393 Internship in Applied Economics and ECO 395 Capstone Seminar in Economics may not be used as Economics Electives.
All Economics (ECO) courses and any other courses used toward the Economics minor must be completed with a minimum grade of C- and with a combined GPA of 2.000 or higher.