For the Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences
Major in Economics
General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.
Twelve hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the major must be taken on this campus.
A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours). Please see your adviser.
Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours
Departmental distinction: A student must have a grade point average of at least 3.25 overall and at least 3.5 in economics; complete a research project (e.g., complete ECON 399); and be recommended by the faculty research adviser.
|Economics Courses including:||30|
|Economics at Illinois|
|Economic Statistics I|
|Economic Statistics II|
|Inter Microeconomic Theory|
|Inter Macroeconomic Theory|
11 additional hours of economics at the 300- or 400-level 1
or MATH 221
Additional mathematics courses are recommended
|Supporting course work. 18 hours of courses outside economics but related to the student’s major interest in economics (see www.economics.illinois.edu/programs/undergrad for details).||18|
For further information, please visit the Economics undergraduate program page.