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2016-2017 Catalog

Economics Major


The program consists of a minimum of 10 major courses and 2 collateral courses:

ECON 101Principles of Economics

ECON 251Intermediate Microeconomics

ECON 252Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECON 253Fundamentals of Econometrics

ECON Six Economics electives


MATH 141Differential Calculus and Economic Modeling


MATH 186Applied Statistics


MATH 161Calculus I


Mathematics Department multivariate calculus module


MATH 186Applied Statistics

Six Economics electives: A minimum of six department electives at least four of which must be at the 300 level or higher.

Internships do not count toward the major.

Beginning with the class of 2018, all majors must complete a capstone requirement. This requirement can be met through a capstone seminar or through individualized instruction.