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Certificate in Economic Issues

The Certificate in Economic Issues offers students an opportunity to explore important issues in today's society and how the field of economics is used to better understand and address these issues.

Program Requirements

I. Required Courses: 6 hours

Course Title
EC 2000 Economic Life
EC 2900 Global Economic, Business, and Social Issues

II. Elective Courses: 6 hours

Choose two courses from the following (at least one course must be at the 3000 level or higher):

Course Title
EC 2100 The Economics of State and Society
EC 2500 Economic Systems of the Global South
EC 3260 The Economics of Poverty and Discrimination
EC 3450 The Economics of Diversity
EC 4200 Law and Economics
EC 4400 Regional and Urban Economics
EC 4450 Political Economy of Women
EC 4460 Gender and Economic Policy in International Comparison

Total: 12 hours

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