Sample Program Guide

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: A Sample Program Guide provides an unofficial guide of program requirements and should be used by prospective students who are considering attending NDSU in the future. It is NOT an official curriculum and should NOT be used by current NDSU students for official degree planning purposes. Note that the official curriculum used by current NDSU students can vary from the Sample Program Guide due to a variety of factors such as, but not limited to, start year, education goals, transfer credit, and course availability.

To ensure proper program completion, enrolled students should utilize Degree Map and Schedule Planner in Campus Connection and consult regularly with their academic advisor to ensure requirements are being met.

ECON 18911ECON 2013
COMM 1103ENGL 1203
ENGL 1103MATH 1444
TL 1163Humanities/Fine Arts & Cultural Diversity Gen Ed3
Humanities & Fine Arts Gen Ed3Free Elective3
Wellness Gen Ed2 
 15 16
ECON 2023ECON 3413
STAT 330 or 3673STAT 331 or ECON 4102
ECON 2113Additional Social & Behavioral Requirement Standard Option3
Science & Tech Gen Ed 3Science & Tech w/ Lab Gen Ed4
Additional Social & Behavioral Requirement Standard Option3Free Elective3
 15 15
ECON 3433Upper Division Writing Gen Ed3
Economics Standard Option Elective3Economics Standard Option Elective3
Economics Standard Option Elective3Economics Standard Option Elective3
Minor Course3Minor Course3
Free Elective3Minor Course3
 15 15
ECON 440, 461, 470, 475, or 480 (Capstone - Select One)3Minor Course3
Economics Standard Option Elective3Free Electives11
Minor Course3 
Minor Course3 
Free Electives3 
 15 14
Total Credits: 120

 ECON 189 is only required for first-time, first-year students--A first-time, first-year student is defined as a student who has not yet completed a college course as a college student.  Students that are not first-time, first-year students that either transfer into the university or change their major are not required to take ECON 189