Economics Major BS


Lower Division Requirements

ECON 110 and ECON 120 (OR ECON 105)

MATH 112 OR MATH 131

ECON 230 OR ECON 235


Upper Division Requirements

ECON 310 Intermediate Microeconomics I

ECON 320 Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECON 410 Intermediate Microeconomics II

ECON upper division course

ECON 400-level course

ECON 400-level course

ECON 530: Mathematical Economics

ECON 532: Advanced Econometrics

ECON 490 Senior Assessment (0 credit)


A grade of at least B- (2.7) is required in ECON 110 and ECON 120, or ECON 105.

A grade of at least C- must be obtained in every upper division course in the major, and the average grade in upper division economics courses must be at least C (2.0).

Economics majors are required to take one social science course from outside the major. The course may be a lower or upper level course in Geography, Political Science, Sociology, Urban Studies, or any course that satisfies the Understanding Human Behavior requirement of the University Core.

Students with majors in business may also pursue a major in economics by fulfilling the requirements of the B.A. or B.S. track described above. With prior permission of the Department, double majors in Business and Economics may select two upper division Business Administration courses as part of their economics electives.