Mar 19, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Economics Major (30 hours)

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A major in economics consists of a minimum of 30 hours of credit in the department. The following are required courses for majors:


Majors should choose the remainder of their economics courses in consultation with the undergraduate advisor. A major in economics is also required to take one semester of calculus as a cognate course.


Those who intend to do graduate work in economics are advised to take additional mathematics courses, such as:

Baccalaureate Writing Requirement

Students who have chosen the economics major through the College of Arts and Sciences will satisfy the Baccalaureate Writing Requirement by successfully completing one of the following:

Courses By Topic - Economics

Labor and Resource Economics

Money, Credit and Finance

Industrial Organization and Public Control

Special Studies

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