Additional Information on the Department of Economics
A Bachelor of Science in Economics requires 30 credit hours of economics courses, at least half of which must be taken at Tulane, to include:
Course Work for the B.S. degree
- ECON 1010 - Introductory Microeconomics
- ECON 1030 - Honors Introductory Microeconomics
- ECON 1020 - Introductory Macroeconomics
- ECON 1040 - Honors Introductory Macroeconomics
- ECON 3010 - Intermediate Microeconomics passed with a grade no lower than C-
- ECON 3020 - Intermediate Macroeconomics passed with a grade no lower than C-
- ECON 3230 - Economic Statistics and Regression
- ECON 4410 - Topics in Mathematical Economics
- ECON 4960 - Capstone or ECON H499-H500.
Three additional economics courses
Excluding Economics 388 and 389.
We recommend that students who wish to pursue graduate studies in economics take additional courses in mathematics, including Math 221 Calculus III, Math 301 Probability and Statistics, and Math
309 Linear Algebra.