ECON - Economics

ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics (3-0-3) 

This principles of economics course is intended to introduce students to concepts that will enable them to understand and analyze economic aggregates and evaluate economic policies.

ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics (3-0-3) 

This principles of economics course is intended to introduce students to concepts that will enable them to understand and analyze the structure and performance of the market economy.

ECON 3136 Money and Banking (3-0-3) 

This course examines monetary economics and the role of financial intermediaries in economic organizations.

Prerequisite(s): (ECON 2105 and ECON 2106)

ECON 3145 Labor Economics (3-0-3) 

This course introduces economic aspects of labor organizations, wage theory, labor relations, and legislation. Equivalent Course: MGMT 3145.

Prerequisite(s): ECON 2106

ECON 3146 Health Economics (3-0-3) 

This course provides students with an understanding of the United States’ health care system. The course provides students with knowledge of the characteristics and the incentives of the production and consumption of health care. Students will gain exposure to the analytical tools used to evaluate health policy and management options.

ECON 3147 American Economic History (3-0-3) 

This course explores major economic developments in the United States from colonial times.

Restriction(s):

Freshman students may not enroll.

ECON 3149 Real Estate Principles (3-0-3) 

This course examines the basic principles of real estate ownership, economic value, mortgage financing, valuation, subdividing, and legislation pertaining to real estate. Equivalent Course: FINC 3145.

Restriction(s):

Freshman or Sophomore students may not enroll.

ECON 3155 Personal Finance & Economic Issues (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: Junior standing. An introduction to personal finance and money management to promote the economic viability of individuals and families.Topics covered include budgeting, credit and debt management, saving, insurance, asset valuation and acquisition, and retirement planning.

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to Junior, Senior, Non-Degree - Undergrad PostBac or Degree - Undergrad PostBac students.

Students cannot enroll who have a majoring in Finance.

ECON 3165 Global Economic Issues (3-0-3) 

This course prepares students to understand and apply economic principles to the analysis of international economic issues facing business, political leaders, and consumers.

Restriction(s):

Freshman or Sophomore students may not enroll.