Economics and Philosophy, BS

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Economics Requirements

Introduction to College
Complete one of the following:1
Economics at Northeastern
Philosophy at Northeastern
Required Economics Courses
Grades in the following must average a minimum of 2.000:
ECON 1115Principles of Macroeconomics4
ECON 1116Principles of Microeconomics4
ECON 2315Macroeconomic Theory4
ECON 2316Microeconomic Theory4
ECON 2350Statistics4
ECON 3520History of Economic Thought4
ECON 3560Applied Econometrics4
Economics Electives
Complete two of the following with at least one numbered 3000 or above:8
Economics of Crime
Economics of the Creative Industries
History of the Global Economy
A Critique of Capitalism
Law and Economics
Information Economics and Game Theory

Philosophy Requirements

Philosophy Required Courses
PHIL 1115Introduction to Logic4
or PHIL 1215 Symbolic Logic
PHIL 2325Ancient Philosophy and Political Thought4
PHIL 2330Modern Philosophy4
Advanced Philosophy Elective
Complete one of the following:4
Moral Philosophy
History of Modern Moral Philosophy
Theory of Knowledge
Philosophy of Mind
Additional Electives
Complete three additional electives in philosophy or religion. At least one must be numbered 2000 or above.12

Integrative Requirement

Complete two of the following that have not been used in above requirements:8
Moral Philosophy
Philosophy of Science
Theory of Knowledge
Global Justice
Ethics, Justice, and Global Climate Change
Directed Study

Major Credit Requirement

Complete 80 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required