Undergraduate Economics Minor


Minoring in Economics

All students from the College of Arts & Sciences, the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering, and the intercollegiate programs IDEAS, CSB, and IBE, are eligible to minor in economics. 

Requirements for the minor are show below. In all cases, students are responsible for any pre-requisites the required courses might involve.  Please check with the minor advisor for more information.

Minor advisor: Professor Vincent G. Munley (Rauch #427; vgm0@lehigh.edu).


A student must complete 16 credits to minor in economics. These credits consist of three required courses:

  • Eco 1: 4 credits
  • Eco 146: 3 credits
  • Eco 29 or Eco 119: 3 credits

plus two electives, one of which can be a 200 level course but one of which must be a 300 level course:

  • Eco 2xx or Eco 3xx: 3 credits
  • Eco 3xx: 3 credits

Note that Eco 201, Eco 259, Eco 273, Eco 274, Eco 301, Eco 362, Eco 371, and Eco 389 may not be used to fulfill the elective requirement. 

Declaring a Minor

To declare a minor, download and fill out the Economics Minor Declaration Form and bring it to the Economics Department office (Rauch #461).

Economics Department

Rauch Business Center, Room 461
621 Taylor Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Phone: 610-758-3420 | inecon@lehigh.edu | Fax: 610-758-4677