Departmental honors will be awarded upon graduation to students majoring in economics who have:

  1. Earned a 3.5 grade point average in all economics courses attempted at this university;
  2. Completed at least half of all work in economics at this university;
  3. Been recommended for departmental honors by economics faculty.

Students who qualify for departmental honors are strongly encouraged to discuss with their faculty advisor the possibility of enrolling in ECON 597. Senior Honors Project.


Students who have completed a minimum of 20 quarter units of economics course work with a grade point average of at least 3.0 ("B") and who also have an overall grade point average of at least 3.0 may join the university's chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, the national honor society in economics. Additional information can be obtained from the Department of Economics.

For more information please visit our website. Department of Economics