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Social and Economic Development Policy

For students attending: Morton College
Who plan to major in: Social and Economic Development Policy

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: English (211-219) History, Humanities, Music (100-108), or Philosophy (not 202).
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics, Geography (not 101), Political Science, Psychology, Social Science 103, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities and Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C or a foreign language course.
  • E. Mathematics - Choose either MAT 102, 110, or 124.
  • F. Science - Choose 11 hours from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry (not 100), Physical Science 101, or Physics (not 100).  Two courses must be in the same subject and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • G. Free Electives – Choose six courses with an IAI designation

II. Required courses for the Social and Economic Development Policy degree:

MORTON COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT 141 or BUS 241

Statistics or Business Statistics

Math Elect

CS 105

Programming Logic

CS 105

ECO 101

Macroeconomics

ECON 152

ECO 102

Microeconomics

ECON 151

POL 202

State and Local Government (see note 2)

PS 214

BUS 230

Business Law and Contracts (see note 1)

BUS 341

Note 1) International Development Specialization only.
Note 2) Urban and Regional Development Specialization only.

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018