Requirements

The economics major consists of 30 economics credits from six required core economics courses, and four economics electives that students choose from the selection below.

Core Courses – required

Introductory Level Intermediate Level
Eco 200 – Principles of Microeconomics* Eco 300 – Intermediate Microeconomics
Eco 201 – Principles of Macroeconomics* Eco 301 – Intermediate Macroeconomics
Eco 221 – Economic Statistics I* Eco 321 – Economic Statistics II

Allied Math Course – required

Math 150 – Calculus (this must be completed before taking the intermediate level core courses Eco 300, 301 and 321).*,+

Elective Courses – select any four (or more) +

ECO 210 Money and Banking ECO 355 Industrial Organization
ECO 260 Business Organization and Management ECO 356 Business and Public Policy
ECO 310 Financial Institutions ECO 360 Managerial Economics
ECO 315 Public Finance ECO 365 Corporate Finance
ECO 330 Economic Development ECO 366 Security and Investment Analysis
ECO 340 International Trade ECO 370 Law and Economics
ECO 341 International Finance ECO 390 Independent Study in Economics
ECO 345 Women and Men in the Labor Market ECO 426 Computer Applications in Economics
ECO 350 Comparative Economic Systems

Detailed descriptions with prerequisites for each class are available at Undergraduate Economics Courses

Email econadvisor [at] hunter [dot] cuny [dot] edu for further guidance from the Undergraduate Advisor Professor Sevak 

Economics Faculty Office Hours

*Must get grade of C or CR or higher for these courses to count for the major.

+ Students who took Eco 220 (which is no longer offered) do not need to take Math 150. They also need only three (rather than four) electives to complete the major.