Undergraduate Course Catalog

Mathematical Economics

This major helps students understand the mathematical basis of economics. The program prepares students for careers as economic analysts and for rigorous graduate work. This major also facilitates a double major in either mathematical economics and actuarial science or mathematical economics and mathematical sciences.
    For more information, call the Department of Economics at 765-285-5360.



MAJOR IN MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS, 52-55 hours

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CR HRS 

ECON





MATHS 






 

201 
202
301
302
221
or
221
or
321
165
166
215
217
259

Elem Micro
Elem Macro
Intrmd Micro
Intrmd Macro
Bus Stats (3)

Pbty Stats (3)

Math Stat (4)
Calculus 1
Calculus 2
Discrete Sys
Lin Algebra
Mth Software

3
3
3
3




3-4
4
4
4
4
3

9 hours from
ECON from 300- and 400-level 
must include

ECON


421
or
424

Math Econ (3)

Econometrics (3)



9

6-7 hours from
MATHS 267, 320, 335, 351, 362,
363, 371, 374, 422, 428, 429, 454,
456, 457, 465, and 471 




6-7

3-4 hours from
Math courses on the above elective list, ECON 300- or 400-level, ACC 201, or FIN 310




3-4


52-55 hrs

MATHS 161 Appl Calc 1 (3) and 162 Appl Calc 2 (3) may substitute for MATHS 165 and 166 along with another 2 hours of MATHS from the approved electives to complete the 52 hour total requirement. All mathematical economics majors will be required to take the Major Field Test in Economics before graduation.