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Degree Major/Minor Requirements

53.7 Economics

53.7.1 Major in Economics

    See §15.3 for Admission Requirements.

I.     Requirements


AUECO 101 and 102.


AUECO 203, 204, 384 and 385.


AUECO 206 and 311.


AUECO 480.


*3 in applied microeconomics courses: AUECO 323, 325, 328, 341, 346, 393.


*3 in financial or international economics courses: AUECO 258, 333, 336, 360, 363, 364.


9 additional senior credits in Economics, of which at least *3 must be at the 400-level.


Supporting courses: AUMAT 110 or 111 and AUSTA 153.

II.    Additional information for students


AUECO 101 and 102 should be taken in the first year.


AUMAT 110 or 111 should be taken in the first year.


A student considering graduate work in Economics is advised to take AUMAT 110 or 111, 112, and AUECO 206/306, and to arrange a directed reading course in the fourth year in some aspect of economic theory.


Many senior Economics courses are offered in alternate years only.

III.    Recommended first-year program


Required courses


*6 AUECO 101, 102.


*3 AUMAT 110, 111.


*3 AUSTA 153.

53.7.2 Minor in Economics

I.     Requirements


AUECO 101 and 102.


*3 from economic history or history of economic thought courses: AUECO 215, 251, 257, 258.


*9 additional senior credits in Economics.

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