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Economics BA/MA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 22.04 ECONOMICS, CIP: 45.0601 Economics, General)

Department of Economics

415 Fronczak Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-1520

Dr. Alex Anas
Chair

Dr. Peter Morgan
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Dr. Winston Chang
Director of the Masters Program

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 or MTH 131LR Math Analysis for Managemt or MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M or M or M 4 or 4 or 4
ECO 181LD Intro to Macroeconomics or ECO 182LD Intro to Microeconomics M or M 4 or 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 14 or 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 122LR Surv Calculus & Appl 2 or MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M or M 4 or 4
ECO 181LD Intro to Macroeconomics or ECO 182LD Intro to Microeconomics M or M 4 or 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Diversity Learning DL 3
Total Credits: 17 or 18

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 405LEC Microeconomic Theory or ECO 407SEM Macroeconomic Theory M or M 3 or 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Communication Literacy CL1 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 407SEM Macroeconomic Theory or ECO 405LEC Microeconomic Theory M or 3 or 3
ECO 480SD Econometrics 1 M 4
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
ECO 507 or 505 or 500 - Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 4
ECO 507 or 505 or 500=Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 13

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 580 OR 500-Level M 3
ECO 576LEC Topics in Microeconomics M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 581LEC Econometrics 2 M 3
ECO 500-Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ECO 500-Level M 3
ECO 500-Level M 3
ECO 500-Level M 3
ECO 500-Level M 3
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
135
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Dec 05, 2019 11:41:06