Economics Option, Liberal Arts A.A.

Economics Option, Liberal Arts A.A.

Communications Area CH
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
+*ENC1102, English II 3
Humanities Area
Visual and Performing Arts See General Education Requirement 3
Philosophy/Religion See General Education Requirement 3
Literature See General Education Requirement 3
Mathematics Area 6
See General Education Requirement
Natural Sciences Area
Physical Science See General Education Requirement 3
Biological Science See General Education Requirement 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences •ECO2013, Economics, Macro 3
History See General Education Requirement 3
Government See General Education Requirement 3
Additional Common Prerequisites
ECO2023, Economics, Micro 3
Foreign language (if not completed in high school) 8
Electives 13



Recommended electives:

+*STA2023, Statistics (Meets one General Education math requirement), 3 crs.

GEB1011, Introduction to Business, 3 crs.

• General Education Core. Students must complete at least one identified core course in each area of study—Communications, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences—as part of the general education course requirements.

+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.


Gulf Coast’s Division of Business and Technology is located in the Advanced Technology Center on the Panama City, Florida campus. Contact the division office for questions related to your educational goals. For questions regarding program requirements, please contact your advisor. Please direct lab- and class-specific questions to the instructor for your class.

Business and Technology Division
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103
5230 West Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401-1058
Fax: 850-767-8084 

Business and Technology Division Website

Our faculty and staff are ready to answer questions about your program requirements and next steps.

Melanie Boyd (
Chair, Business and Technology
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 102

Nancy Berdanier (
Administrative Assistant
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103

Business & Technology Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Antonio Adessi Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5887
Kim Allan Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4022
Paul Ashman Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5852
Melanie Boyd Professor (850) 872-3839 ext. 3839
Christy Cole Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2842
Denise Crider Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2848
Dana Dye Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2843
Guy Garrett Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2817
Erika Goines Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5886
Emmanuel Hernandez Agosto Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2845
Matthew Herndon Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2846
Alan Jeffries Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4051
Scott Kirkman Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 6037
Wendy Payne Professor (850) 872-3876 ext. 3876
Tonitta Sauls Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5090
Tracy Sewell Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4826
Stephen Withall (850) 769-1551 ext. 4019
Karen Works Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4018