The core for the Bachelor of Arts degree consists of five economics courses and two allied requirements. The core consists of Principles of Macroeconomics, Principles of Microeconomics, Macroeconomic Theory, Microeconomic Theory, and Introduction to Econometrics. Students must also complete a calculus course and a statistics course. Three upper-level economics courses of the student's choosing are also required for the degree. More details are listed below.
For majors, a minimum of twenty credits in economics must be completed in the Department of Economics at the University of St. Thomas.
For a brief overview of the major and minor programs offered in Economics, please view this chart.
Major in Economics (B.A.) Requirements
Economics Core Requirements:
Note: Students are strongly encouraged to take ECON 315, 351, and 352 by the end of the junior year.
One of the following:
Plus one of the following: