Requirements: International Economics Major (B.A.)

All BA or BSc degrees require the completion of a minimum 128 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
For further degree requirements, please see our BA/BSc Requirements Page.

Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum

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For further description of the courses required within each section of GLACC, see here or download the degree worksheet to the right.

Course Number
Course Name
Prerequisites
INTEGRATIVE INQUIRY
CCI 1
Four Integrative Inquiry Courses (course type CCI)
(May not overlap with major, at least one must be at AUP. All courses must be outside the major's disciplinary base.)

Freshmen satisfy CCI courses as follows: FirstBridge (two courses) and two additional CCI courses outside the major discipline. FirstBridge courses may not replace major requirements.

Transfer students satisfy CCI courses as follows: four CCI courses outside the major discipline; at least one CCI must be taken at AUP.
 
CCI 2
 
CCI 3
 
CCI 4
 
CCX
Experiential Learning
 
CRITICAL INQUIRY AND EXPRESSION
EN 2020 CCE
(minimum grade of "C")
Writing & Criticism
EN1010 (minimum grade of "C")
CCD
Digital Literacy and Communication
 
See list of major requirements below for course with type CCR
Disciplinary Research Methods/Writing in the Discipline
 
QUANTITATIVE AND EXPERIMENTAL REASONING
MA 1005 or Above (course type CCM)
Quantitative Reasoning
 
Lab science course coded CCS (4CR lecture with corresponding 0CR lab)
Experimental Reasoning
MA1005CCM or higher to be taken before or at the same time
EXPRESSION FRANÇAISE
FR 1200 CCF (or above) (minimum grade of "C")
Elementary French & Culture II 
FR1100 (minimum grade of "C")
AUP CAPSTONE
See list of major requirements below for course with type CCC
AUP Capstone
 

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS – 44 credits/48 credits for honors

(Minimum grade of “C-“ required in each course)

 

COURSE NUMBER
COURSE NAME
Prerequisites
APPLIED STATISTICS I
MA0900 or placement above
CALCULUS I
MA1025CCM OR ELECMA-30 OR MA1025GE120
PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS
None
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS
None
INTRO TO INTERNATIONAL ECON. RELATIONS
EC2010GE110 OR EC2010 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110
INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS
(EC2010 OR EC2010GE110) AND (EC2020 OR EC2020GE110) AND (MA1030CCM OR MA1030GE120)
INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS
EC2010GE110 OR EC2010 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110
or
ECONOMICS THROUGH HISTORY
or 
INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS
EC2010GE110 OR EC2010 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110
or
EC2010 OR EC2010GE110 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110 AND MA1020CCM OR MA1020 OR MA1020GE120
[course: ec4090:name]
College Level=Senior AND EC2010 OR EC2010GE110 AND EC2020 OR EC2020GE110 AND EC2030 AND EC3010 AND EC3086CCR AND MA1020CCM
 

Electives

All International Economics majors 
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
ECxxxx Select three courses coded EC at the 3000 level or above. To graduate with honors, you must have taken EC3086 above, or take it as an elective.  
ECxxxx  
ECxxxx  

 

 

 

FREE ELECTIVES

Any courses desired – must complete a total of 128 credit hours to graduate.

 

HONORS

Majors with superior academic performance and who have completed EC 3086, EC 4090 and three upper-level Economics courses will be qualified to receive Departmental Honors. Honors students are required to present their Senior Seminar project to a jury of faculty members.  Additional information is available from Professor Carla Canelas at ccanalas@aup.edu, Honors Program coordinator Professor Suzanne Bodevin at sbodevin@aup.edu or from the Economics and Management Department Chair.