May 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Applied Economics, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Location(s): Online


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The Applied Economics certificate prepares graduates to make better business decisions by applying economic theory, statistical tools, and behavioral analysis. Students apply micro- and macroeconomic theory and econometric tools to solve practical business, social and public policy problems. These in-demand skills can be applied to careers in business, finance, healthcare, insurance, and the government and nonprofit sectors.

Student Learning Outcomes


  • Identify, describe, and evaluate economic problems in a variety of business, government, and non-profit settings.
  • Apply the theoretical tools of micro- and macroeconomics and appropriate quantitative and econometric tools to find solutions to economic problems.
  • Communicate analyses in a clear and coherent manner to a variety of audiences.

Curriculum Requirements


Total Core Credits Required: 15


Related Electives


Choose 3 credits

Total Elective Credits Required: 3


Total Number of Credits to Complete the Program: 18


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