Philosophy, Politics & Economics Requirements

Requirements: Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Major



General Education Requirements


Core courses (48 credits)


Choose one of four:

Choose one more PL course as an elective.


Choose any two PO courses above the 1000 level, one of which must be at least at the 3000 level.


Choose two EC courses at the 3000 level (or EC 2030)

Multi-disciplinary Capstone

Plus general electives to total 128 credits


Departmental Honors

Students with an average GPA of 3.4 among their required courses for PPE are eligible for the PPE Honors Program, which involves writing a PPE senior thesis. Students who wish to pursue the Honors Program must consult with their advisor and the PPE program director at the beginning of their senior year.