1Economics majors are required to complete specific Calculus math courses. This math requirement can be satisfied through the following options:
Economics majors who satisfy this math requirement are exempted from meeting the World Language requirement.
2Required for entering freshmen in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences.
3/4Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcomes in the major are met as follows:
A major in Economics consists of 36-54 Economics credits with at least 18 credits at the 3000 level or higher. Students transferring to the college and wishing to major in Economics must make individual arrangements with the department chairperson regarding satisfaction of major course requirements.
For students who entered prior to fall 2018:
Students majoring in Economics must maintain at least a 2.0 grade point average (GPA) overall and at least a 2.0 GPA in their Economics courses.
For students who entered fall 2018 and beyond:
Students majoring in Economics must maintain at least a 2.2 grade point average (GPA) overall and at least a 2.0 GPA in their Economics courses.
No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.
Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.
Restriction on off-campus study:
Last updated: 2/16/2019