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Bachelor of Arts in Economics (120 units)

Requirements

Lower Division:

Complete each of the following courses with a grade of "C" or better:

  • ECON 100 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
    Prerequisite: MATH 103 or higher.
  • ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    Prerequisite: MATH 103 or higher.

Complete the following course:

  • ACCT 201 Elementary Financial Accounting (3)
    Prerequisites: None

Complete one of the following courses with a grade of "C" or better:

  • MATH 115 Calculus for Business (4)
    Prerequisite: Appropriate ELM score, ELM exemption, or MAPB 11.
  • MATH 122 Calculus I (4)
    Prerequisite: Appropriate MDPT placement or a grade of "C" or better in MATH 111 and MATH 113.

Students with upper division standing declaring Economics as a major may substitute ECON 300 for ECON 100 and ECON 101.

Upper Division:

Complete each of the following courses with grades of "C" or better:

  • ECON 310 Microeconomic Theory (3)
    Prerequisites: ECON 100, ECON 101, and either MATH 115 or MATH 122, with grades of "C" or better in all prerequisite courses.
  • ECON 311 Macroeconomic Theory (3)
    Prerequisites: ECON 100, ECON 101, and either MATH 115 or MATH 122, with grades of "C" or better in all prerequisite courses.
  • ECON 380 Economic Statistics (4)
    Prerequisites: ECON 100, ECON 101, and either MATH 115 or MATH 122, with grades of "C" or better in all prerequisite courses.

Take six additional upper-division courses in Economics of which at least two must be at the 400 level.

The following courses may not be used to satisfy the elective requirement in economics: ECON 300, ECON 306, ECON 333, ECON 341, ECON 366, ECON 495, and ECON 499.


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