Economics (ECON)

200. Principles of Microeconomics (3) (F, W, S) Introduction to microeconomic principles with focus on product and resource markets, profit maximization under various market structures, and international trade. (Prerequisite: MATH 110 or Pass Business Math Qualifying Test or MATH 221 or ACT Math Score of 24 or SAT Math Score of 590)

201. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (F, W, S) Introduction to macroeconomic principles with focus on market-based economic systems, determinants of output, employment and inflation, monetary and fiscal policy tools, and international finance. (Prerequisite: ECON 200)

301. Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis (3) (S) Intermediate macroeconomic analysis of the aggregate business environment and the role of economic policy in achieving growth, price stability and full-employment in open economics. (Prerequisites: ECON 201, MATH 221)

350. Economic Development (3) (Variable) A study of economic growth and development issues, factors which impact economic development including technology, resources, economic structure, and government policy. (Prerequisites: ECON 201, MATH 221)

353. Money, Banking, and Business (3) (W) An introduction to monetary and banking systems with emphasis on the role of money and financial institutions, the determinants of money supply, and the relationship of money to economic activity. (Prerequisites: ECON 201)

390R. Special Topics in Economics (1-3) (Variable)

495R. Independent Study (1-3) (F, W, S) An opportunity to pursue subjects otherwise not offered by the department. Instructor's permission required.

496R. Student Research (1-3) (F, W, S) Supervised individual research for students who have been granted a student research and development associateship. Required for all associates.