Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in Economics at Foothill College.
A minimum of 90 units is required to include:
The courses listed BELOW are generally offered as online courses at least once every two years. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.
NOTE: Students having difficulty attaining an associate degree because of timing or availability of classes should consult with a counselor to submit a petition for course substitution.
|CORE COURSES (18 units)|
|ECON 1A||PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS||5|
|ECON 1B||PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS||5|
|ECON 9||POLITICAL ECONOMY||4|
|or POLI 9||POLITICAL ECONOMY||4|
|ECON 25||INTRODUCTION TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMY||4|
|SUPPORT COURSES (12 Units from the following)|
|GEOG 5||INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY||4|
|or GEOG 10||WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY||4|
|MATH 10||ELEMENTARY STATISTICS||5|
|PSYC 10||RESEARCH METHODS & DESIGNS||5|
|or SOC 10||RESEARCH METHODS & DESIGNS||5|
Note that this list does NOT include courses that are only held on campus. For a complete list of degree requirements, please visit Degree, Certificate or Transfer Programs.
Based on the 2015 - 2016 degree program. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.