Major Requirements Economics Furman University

We offer a major in economics and an inter-disciplinary major in mathematics-economics.

Economics

To graduate with a major in economics you must have at least a 2.00 grade point average for all economics courses used to satisfy the major requirements.

A major must include:

  • ACC-111,
  • ECN-111, 225, 475, and
  • ECN-331, 345 and 346 completed on-campus, and
  • MTH-141 or 150, and
  • at least three more economics courses numbered 201 or greater, excluding ECN-503.

Mathematics-Economics

To graduate with a major in mathematics-economics, a student must have at least a 2.00 grade point average for all economics courses attempted (excluding ECN-100) and at least a 2.00 grade point average for all mathematics courses attempted (excluding MTH-110, 241, 301, and 302).

A major must include:

  • ECN-111, 331, 345, 346 and 475,
  • at least one more economics course numbered 201 or greater, excluding ECN-225 and 503,
  • MTH-151, 160, 250, 340 and 341, and
  • at least one more course from the following: MTH-235, 255, 260, 360, 335, or 450.

Mathematics-economics majors are also advised to enroll in CSC-121 and 465.

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