Academics: Majors and Programs

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Economics Major Requirements

Specific Course Requirements and typical year taken

Sophomore Year
ECON 203. Introduction to Statistics and Econometrics (4)
ECON 241. Principles of Economics (4)
ECON 242. Principles of Economics (4)

Junior Year
ECON 303. Econometrics (4)
ECON 304. Mathematical Economics (4)
ECON 315. Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (4)
ECON 316. Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (4)

Senior Year
ECON 400. Senior Seminar in Economics (4)
Or for College-wide Honor Students:
ECON 391. Honors Seminar (4)
and
ECON 491. Honors Seminar (4)

Major Electives: Two courses (8)

TOTAL 40 (44 for honors students)

Cognate Courses
MATH 211. CALCULUS (4)

Total Semester Hours Required for a Major
40 semester hours (44 for honors students) of economics courses and four semester hours of calculus.