Rhode Island College

2015-2016 Catalog


Economics B.A.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 214Principles of Microeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ECON 215Principles of Macroeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ECON 314Intermediate Microeconomic Theory and Applications

3

Fall, Spring.
ECON 315Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory and Analysis

3

Spring.
ECON 449Introduction to Econometrics

4

Fall, Spring.
ECON 461History of Economic Thought

3

Fall.
 

ECON 462Seminar in Economic Research

3

Spring.
-Or-

ECON 492Independent Study II

3

As needed.

FOUR COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 421International Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 422Economics of Developing Countries

3

As needed.
ECON 423Financial Markets and Institutions

3

Fall, Spring.
ECON 431Labor Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 433Economics of Government

3

As needed.
ECON 435Urban Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 436Industrial Organization and Market Structure

3

As needed.
ECON 437Environmental Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 490Independent Study in Economics

3

As needed.
ECON 491Independent Study I

3

As needed.
FIN 301Managerial Finance and Control

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
CIS 251Computers in Management

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ENGL 230Writing for Professional Settings

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 249Business Statistics II

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 177Quantitative Business Analysis I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 238Quantitative Business Analysis II

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 248Business Statistics I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Note: MATH 177: Fulfills the Mathematics category of General Education.

Note: MATH 248: Fulfills the Advanced Quantitative Scientific Reasoning category of General Education.

Total Credit Hours: 55-56