Nov 30, 2023
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 Arts
Emphasis: Economics - University of Memphis
Community College Area of Emphasis:
This pathway is designed for transfer as an Economics Major, B.A. Degree. in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Memphis.
General Education Requirements (41 hours)
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9 hours)
(at least one course in literature)1
Behavioral/Social Sciences (6 hours)
History (6 hours)
Natural Science (8 hours)
Area of Emphasis Requirements (19 hours)
Mathematics or Natural Science (approved course)1 - 3-4 hours
Fine Arts (approved course)1 - 3 hours
Social Science (approved course)1 - 3 hours
Foreign Language (one-year sequence in a single foreign language) - 6 hours
Electives2 - 3-4 hours
Total Credit Hours 60
1General Education electives in each category must be chosen from approved courses listed in the General Education program.
2Students can use any WSCC transferable course for a general elective. Transferable courses are designated with this symbol ♦ in the course descriptions section of the catalog.
Students are required to meet computer competency during the first 30 hours of coursework. For additional information, visit www.ws.edu/academics/technical-ed/computer-competency/.
Learning Support courses must be taken every semester until completed.
Effective Fall 2011