Economics & Mathematics Specialist (Science Program) - ASSPE2599

Enrolment Requirements

This is a limited enrolment program. Students must meet the requirements listed below to enrol.

Completed courses (with minimum grades)
The following courses with the stated minimum grades are required:

MAT137Y1 (60%)/ MAT157Y1(60%).

Special Requirement

• In order to apply for the Economics and Mathematics Specialist Program, a student must first be enrolled in the Economics Major (ASMAJ1478) or Mathematics Major (ASMAJ1165). Upon acceptance to the Economics and Mathematics Specialist Program, your Specialist enrolment will replace your Economics Major.
• Students enrolled in this program cannot be simultaneously enrolled in any other Economics program or the Environmental Economics minor.

Completion Requirements

Program Course Requirements: 13.0 credits

First Year (2.0 credits):

  1. ECO101H1 and ECO102H1
  2. MAT137Y1/​ MAT157Y1

Second Year and Higher (Core Courses, 8.5 credits):

  1. ECO206Y1, ECO208Y1, ECO220Y1/​ ECO227Y1/​( STA257H1 and STA261H1)
  2. CSC108H1/​ CSC148H1
  3. MAT223H1/​ MAT240H1, MAT224H1/​ MAT247H1, MAT237Y1/​ MAT257Y1, MAT246H1
  4. ECO325H1, ECO326H1, ECO375H1
  5. MAT337H1/​ MAT357H1, APM462H1

Third Year and Higher (Elective Courses, 2.5 credits):

  1. 0.5 credit 300+ level ECO course
  2. 1.0 credit from 400-level ECO courses
  3. 1.0 credit from 300-level or higher MAT (or APM) courses (in addition to APM462H1).


  1. A minimum of 70% is required in ECO101H1 and ECO102H1 to meet prerequisites for specialist-level intermediate ECO courses ( ECO206Y1, ECO208Y1, ECO227Y1).
  2. Students must meet all prerequisites for upper-year math courses, and should choose their sequencing of courses accordingly.
  3. CSC108H1/​ CSC148H1 may be taken in First Year.
  4. MAT223H1/​ MAT240H1 may be taken in First Year.
  5. ECO475H1 is strongly recommended.
  6. STA302H1/​ STA303H1 are not accepted in lieu of ECO375H1.
  7. Students with MAT157Y1 cannot take MAT246H1 (it is an exclusion). Such students can instead substitute any 300-level MAT or APM course to meet the MAT246H1 requirement.