Mathematics and Economics Major, Bachelor of Arts

Thompson Rivers University, Canada
Mathematics and Economics Major, Bachelor of Arts
Next enrollment cycle May 2024 See all cycles
First Year Fee KES 1,877,327
Course Accredited By NA
4 Years On Campus Undergraduate Degree

This program explores the fields of mathematics and economics. The program equips students with the knowledge and an appreciation of ways in which mathematics and economics interactive to describe human behavior and our economy.

  • The Major in Mathematics and Economics requires the completion of at least 66 credits in Economics, Mathematics and Statistics, of which a maximum of 30 credits must be at the upper level (300 and 400 levels) and no less than 6 credits must be at the 400 level.
  • Fees based on (15 credits/5 courses)


Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2024
  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

Open admission

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent) or mature student status
  • English Studies 12/English First Peoples 12 with a minimum of 73% (or equivalent)

Admission to each major program may have specific requirements.

  • Recommended: Foundations of Mathematics 11 or higher is strongly recommended for students pursuing Education or a major in Geography and Environmental Studies, Sociology or Psychology

If you don’t meet the requirements

  • High school graduates can apply and be admitted to this program while upgrading at TRU.
  • Mature students without a high school diploma (or equivalent) can work towards completing their BC High School Graduation Diploma while in this program through TRU courses.
  • Students who do not qualify for mature student status can apply for the TRU University Preparation program to complete their BC High School Graduation Diploma.

Lower level requirements (36 credits)

  • Enriched Calculus 1 or Calculus 1
  • Enriched Calculus or
  • Discrete Mathematics 1
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Statistics 

Statistics for Business and Economics 1

  • Calculus 3
  • Linear Algebra 1
  • Differential Equations 1
  • Discrete Mathematics 2
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 1
  • Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 2

Upper level requirements (30 Credits)

  • Introduction to Mathematical Economics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics 2
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics 2
  • Econometrics
  • Forecasting in Business and Economics

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