Bachelor of Arts in Economics Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 43

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis 3
MATH 226 Calculus I 1 4
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 3 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units16
Second Semester
ECON 102 Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15-16
Third Semester
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 9
 Units15
Fifth Semester
ECON 301 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 3
ECON 311 Statistical Methods and Interpretation 6 3
GE Area UD–B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Sixth Semester
ECON 302 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3
Major Upper Division Electives 7 6
GE Area UD–D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
ECON 312 Introduction to Econometrics 3
Major Upper Division Electives 7 6
GE Area UD–C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course)  
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
ECON 690GW Senior Seminar: Economic Inquiry and Analysis - GWAR 3
Major Upper Division Electives 7 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 5
 Units14
 Total Units120-122