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Washington and Lee University    
 
    
 
  Nov 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 University Catalog

Economics major leading to BA degree


A major in economics leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree requires completion of at least 43 credits as follows:

  1. ECON 100 or both ECON 101 and 102,
  2. ECON 203, 210, 211; INTR 201, 202
  3. One economics course numbered at or above 330
  4. One additional economics course numbered above 300
  5. Four additional courses in economics numbered above 211
  6. Achievement in calculus at a level equivalent to MATH 101
  7. Two additional courses in politics or computer science, or in mathematics for which MATH 101 is a prerequisite
  8. Grade-point average: at least 2.000 in the economics credits offered for the major, and at least 2.000 in the total of all credits, from whatever department, offered for the major.

Students pursuing Honors in Economics are required to take ECON 399.

3. One economics course numbered at or above 330


4. One additional economics course numbered above 300


5. Four additional courses in economics numbered above 211.


(Note: A maximum of nine credits from supervised study abroad and/or special topics courses may apply toward major requirements.)

6. Achievement in calculus at a level equivalent to MATH 101


7. Two additional courses in politics or computer science, or in mathematics for which MATH 101 is a prerequisite


8. Grade-point average:


at least 2.000 in the economics credits offered for the major, and at least 2.000 in the total of all credits, from whatever department, offered for the major.