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Economics and Finance Double Major Degree (B.A.)

Why Double Major in Economics and Finance?

The Economics and Finance Double Major Degree prepares you to master the skills needed to excel in your chosen career. 

Requirements for the Double Major in Economics and Finance

Requirements for the Double Major: Economics and Finance

 

    Required Courses - 15 Credits

     

    • ECON 0101 - Principles of Macroeconomics
    • ECON 0102 - Principles of Microeconomics
    • ECON 0201 - Microeconomic Theory
    • ECON 0202 - Macroeconomic Theory
    • ECON 0204 - Introduction to Mathematical Economics
    • MATH 0108 - Elementary Statistics
    • MATH 0115 - Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

    Elective Courses - 15 Credits

    (At least 6 credits of electives must be taken in economics courses not required in the Finance concentration)

    • ECON 0300 - Money and Banking (offered each year)
    • ECON 0301 - Economics and Law
    • ECON 0302 - Economic History of the United States
    • ECON 0303 - Economics of Development
    • ECON 0304 - Urban Economics
    • ECON 0305 - Introduction to Econometric Methods FINC 0305
    • ECON 0306 - Managerial Economics
    • ECON 0307 - Economics, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
    • ECON 0312 - Labor Economics
    • ECON 0314 - Industrial Organization
    • ECON 0315 - Public Finance Note
    • ECON 0316 - Economic History of Europe
    • ECON 0318 - International Economics
    • ECON 0319 - Development of Economic Thought Note
    • ECON 0320 - Environmental Economics
    • ECON 0321 - Natural Resource Economics
    • ECON 0322 - The Economics of Sports
    • ECON 0350 - Current Economic Issues
    • ECON 0351 - Special Topics in Economics
    • ECON 0398 - Senior Research Seminar
    • ECON 0399 - Independent Study
    • FINC 0319 - Investments: Portfolio Management
    • MGMT 0338 - International Business Note

    Notes:

     

    * Required for finance concentration.

    ** Can count as elective for the finance concentration.

      Additional Graduation Requirements

      All students must meet the University Graduation Requirements and complete a common core of studies, distributed among the different academic areas as detailed in the Common Core .