This page outlines requirements for the degree in Economics (BA, Economics). Students can also study this subject as a
minor or a
self-designed major (BA or BS, Liberal Arts).
The major in Economics requires completion of 13 courses, distributed as shown below. Students must receive grades of C or better in all courses taken to fulfill major requirements.
Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the chair of the program. Track your progress using the requirements worksheet (see below). To see which courses fulfill these requirements, visit the Lang course finder.
Total credits: 49-52
Track your progress using the worksheet (PDF) for the year in which you declared your major in Economics:
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Department of Economics
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