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2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook

TTP - A.S. Economics

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Walters State students who want to complete a bachelor’s degree have a guarantee that their credits will transfer to a public university in Tennessee if they choose any one of 50 different majors offering transfer pathways. Learn more at Tennessee Transfer Pathway.

Degree: Associate of Science

Emphasis: Economics

Community College Area of Emphasis:

This pathway is designed for transfer as an Economics Major, B.S., B.B.A., or B.S.B.A. degrees, in Colleges or Schools of Business at any public university in Tennessee.

Recommended Full-Time Schedule

The following Recommended Full-Time Schedule is not a substitute for academic advising. You must meet with an academic advisor each semester to be cleared for registration. Consult with your advisor about scheduling and degree requirements. Also, see the current undergraduate catalog (catalog.ws.edu) for a complete list of requirements and electives. Requirements are continually under revision, and there is no guarantee they will not be changed or revoked. Contact the academic division or department for current information.

Factors that affect your progression include required Learning Support courses, your choices regarding campus location, course delivery method, and the days and times selected to take classes.

1General Education electives in each category must be chosen from approved courses listed in the General Education Program .

2Students who plan to transfer to The University of Tennessee, Knoxville should take the following courses: BUSN 2390 and BUSN 2330. Students who plan to transfer to East Tennessee State University should take the following courses: ECON 2210 and a Behavioral/Social Science elective from the approved General Education course listing.

3Students who plan to transfer to The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business, should take MATH 2050 - Calculus Based Probability and Statistics.

Learning Support courses must be taken every semester until completed.

First Year

Spring Term (15 semester credit hours)

Second Year

Fall Term (16 semester credit hours)

Spring Term (14 semester credit hours)

Program Degree Requirements TTP - A.S. Economics - Any Business Program

General Education Requirements (41 hours)

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9 hours)

Humanities/Fine Arts1  (at least one course must be Literature (ENGL))

History (6 hours)


Natural Science (8 hours)

Natural Science1

Mathematics (3 hours)

Total Credit Hours 60


Effective Fall 2011

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