Requirements for the Major in Economics:
Eleven courses, distributed as follows:
Two Introductory Topics courses:
- 101 Topics in Microeconomics
- 102 Topics in Macroeconomics
One course in mathematics, selected from Math 108 or Math 121 or any mathematics course at the 200 level.
Three core courses in economic theory:
221 Microeconomic Theory
222 Macroeconomic Theory
A Senior Seminar and Thesis: 490 Senior Seminar and Thesis
Four additional courses from among economics 300- or 400- level offerings, FINA 360 Finance Investment Analysis and FINA 381 Finance Financial Institutions. One three credit internship in economics may count toward this requirement.
View course descriptions for a more detailed look at the department's offerings.
Three-Year Degree Option:
For students majoring in economics, Hartwick’s Three-Year Bachelor’s Degree Program is a unique opportunity to earn a degree in three years. For more information visit the Program Web site at www.hartwick.edu/threeyeardegree.