This major prepares students for graduate work or to enter the field as professional economists. Students also frequently use this major as the basis for entry into professional schools such as law, business and public administration, while others directly enter careers in business or government.
A 2.00 grade point average is required for all economics courses (and MA161 or MA171 if selected as electives) taken for the major in the department.
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- Total Credits Required for Degree120
- General Education30-40
- Required Courses in Major32
- Economics Electives16
- *May be counted as electives toward the economics major.