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Minor in Economics

Interested in an Economics Minor?


Economics Minor Requires a total of FIVE courses (20 units):

Lower Division Preparatory Coursework: 

  • ECN 1A: Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECN 1B: Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • STA 13, 32, or 102: Elementary Statistics 
  • MAT 16A, 17A, or 21A: Calculus 
  • MAT 16B, 17B, or 21B: Calculus 


Required Upper Division Coursework:

  • ECN 100A: Intermediate Micro Theory: Consumer and Producer Theory
  • ECN 101: Intermediate Macro Theory
  • TWO Economic Advanced Courses (8 units)
  • ONE Economic Elective Course (4 units)
  • Total: 5 Upper Division Economic Courses 


 Are you unsure about how to plan out your courses within the minor? Feel free to come and speak to one of our undergraduate advisors so that we may assist you.