Economics - CPS (ECN)

ECN 1100. Principles of Microeconomics. 3 Hours.

Focuses on the development of the basic theory of supply and demand and market prices, as well as competition and monopoly and income distribution. Applies economic principles to selected problems such as poverty, pollution, and international trade.

ECN 1200. Principles of Macroeconomics. 3 Hours.

Introduces macroeconomics, the study of the economy as a whole. Macroeconomics applies the basic principles of economics to whole economic systems and the relationships among sectors of the economy. Topics include unemployment, inflation, national income and employment theory, government expenditures and taxation, the role of the banking system, and monetary and fiscal policies. Emphasizes the development of conceptual tools to analyze the economic problems facing modern society.

ECN 1990. Elective. 1-4 Hours.

Offers elective credit for courses taken at other academic institutions.

ECN 2350. Comparative Economic Systems. 3 Hours.

Examines the major economic systems of the world, in both theory and practice. Focuses on encouraging a general understanding of how economic systems work and how economic theory interacts with government policy, history, and culture to explain economic performance. Examines in some detail several advanced market capitalist countries, the former socialist economies, and transitional economies.

ECN 3990. Elective. 1-4 Hours.

Offers elective credit for courses taken at other academic institutions.

ECN 4896. Experiential Education Directed Study . 1-4 Hours.

Draws upon the student’s approved experiential activity and integrates it with study in the academic major.

ECN 4950. Seminar. 1-4 Hours.

Offers an in-depth study of selected topics.

ECN 4955. Project. 1-4 Hours.

Focuses on in-depth project in which a student conducts research or produces a product related to the student’s major field.

ECN 4983. Topics. 1-4 Hours.

Covers special topics in economics.

ECN 4990. Elective. 1-4 Hours.

Offers elective credit for courses taken at other academic institutions.

ECN 4991. Research. 1-4 Hours.

Offers students an opportunity to conduct research under faculty supervision.

ECN 4992. Directed Study. 1-4 Hours.

Offers independent work under the direction of members of the department on a chosen topic.

ECN 4993. Independent Study. 1-4 Hours.

Offers students the opportunity to undertake special research. Prereq. 96 QH, 3.000 GPA.

ECN 4994. Internship. 1-4 Hours.

Provides students with an opportunity for internship work.

ECN 4995. Practicum. 1-4 Hours.

Provides eligible students with an opportunity for practical experience.

ECN 5976. Directed Study. 1-4 Hours.

Offers independent work under the direction of members of the department on a chosen topic.

ECN 5978. Independent Study. 1-4 Hours.

Offers independent work under the direction of members of the department on a chosen topic.

ECN 5984. Research. 1-4 Hours.

Offers students an opportunity to conduct research under faculty supervision.

ECN 6961. Internship. 1-4 Hours.

Provides students with an opportunity for internship work.

ECN 6962. Elective. 1-4 Hours.

Offers elective credit for courses taken at other academic institutions.

ECN 6964. Co-op. 0 Hours.

Provides eligible students with an opportunity for work experience.

ECN 6966. Practicum. 1-4 Hours.

Provides eligible students with an opportunity for practical experience.

ECN 6970. Seminar. 1-4 Hours.

Offers an in-depth study of selected topics.

ECN 6980. Capstone. 1-4 Hours.

Offers students an opportunity to integrate their course work, knowledge, and experiences into a capstone project.

ECN 6983. Topics. 1-4 Hours.

Covers special topics in economics.

ECN 6995. Project. 1-4 Hours.

Focuses on in-depth project in which a student conducts research or produces a product related to the student’s major field.