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Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program - Associate in Business
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Spokane Falls Community College
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Are you interested in concepts like supply and demand? Are you curious about human behavior? Do you enjoy working with numbers? If yes, then a degree in economics could be a good fit for you.
In this program, you’ll study how people’s choices to satisfy their wants affect the consumption, production and trade of scarce resources. You’ll study topics such as inflation, taxes, pricing, employment, poverty and capitalism. This two-year program prepares you to transfer to a four-year college to earn a bachelor's degree in accounting, economics or another business-related field.
Whether you want a career in business, government or social sciences, the versatile economics degree will provide the framework for a variety of challenging career options.
You and your advisor will use this program map as a starting point in creating your own personal education plan, customized to your needs and goals.
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Economics AA-DTA/MRP map
Total Credits: 90
You and your advisor will use the Program Map located on this page to create your own personal education plan, customized to you interests and goals, your starting quarter, your schedule (part-time or full-time), any prior credits you have, and the classes available each quarter.
To see an up-to-date list of required classes for your degree/certificate, click here for AA/AS/DTA degrees
, click here for AFA/AAS degrees and certificates.
Roshan Khattry was born and raised in India and moved to the U.S. in 1998. He holds his bachelor’s in business and economics from Coe College in Iowa and an MA in economics from University of Oregon. He taught economics three years at Coe College before moving to Spokane.
Alex Pelham is originally from the mountains of Colorado. He earned his Bachelor of Arts at University of Massachusets Boston and received his Master of Arts and PhD from Colorado State University. Before joining SFCC in 2020 he taught in Colorado and Boston and worked as an economist for the USDA. In his free time he enjoys exploring the outdoors near Spokane.
Mark Wylie grew up in Southern California. After earning a BA at a small college in Illinois, he earned his MA and PhD in economics from UCLA. He taught at several two- and four-year colleges in the Los Angeles area before moving to Spokane in 2001 and joining the SFCC faculty.
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Gigi Fox, Curriculum Advisor