2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


Economics Major

This major prepares students for entry into graduate programs in economics. An economics major also prepares students for entry into professional schools such as law, business and public administration, while other students directly enter careers in business or government.

A 2.00 grade point average is required for all economics courses (and MA 109 or MA 161 if selected as electives) taken for the major in the department.


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  • Total Credits Required for Degree
  • General Education

*May be counted as electives toward the economics major.

**Students planning on pursuing graduate studies in economics are strongly encouraged to
 minor in mathematics.

This major does not require a minor.