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, WB 201, 765-285-5360, or visit the department Web site.  


MAJOR IN MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS (BA/BS), 52-55 credits

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SHORT TITLE 

CREDITS

ECON





MATH 


ECON

MATH




 

201 
202
301
302
221
or
221
or
321
321
or
320
165
166
215
217
259

Elementary Microeconomics
Elementary Macroeconomics
Intermediate Microeconomics
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Business Statistics (3)

Probability and Statistics (3)

Mathematical Statistics (4)
Advanced Business Statistics (3)

Probability (4)
Calculus 1
Calculus 2
Discrete Systems
Linear Algebra
Intro to Mathematical Software

3
3
3
3




3-4


3-4
4
4
4
4
3

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


ECON

421
or
424

Mathematical Economics (3)

Econometrics (3)

9

6-7 credits from
MATH 267, 320, 335, 351, 362, 363, 374, 422, 428, 429, 454, 456, 457, 465, 470, and 471 

6-7



52-55 crs
MATH 161 Applied Calculus 1 (3) and 162 Applied Calculus 2 (3) may substitute for MATH 165 and 166 along with another 2 credits of MATH from the approved electives to complete the 52-credit total requirement. All mathematical economics majors will be required to take the Major Field Test in Economics before graduation.