College of Continuing Professional Studies

CCPS Economics Course Descriptions

ECON 210: Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 211: Principles of Macroeconomics


ECON 210: Principles of Microeconomics. 3 hours.

An introduction to the theory of markets. The course will examine the determination of product and resource prices, the theory of the firm; the role of competition, the impact of monopoly, externalities and government regulation and international economic relations.

ECON 211: Principles of Macroeconomics. 3 hours.

An introduction to the theories that explain the performance of the overall economy. The course will explore the determination of the level of employment, output and the price level; the monetary and banking systems; problems and policies of economic instability, inflation and growth and principles of economic development; other economic systems.

ECON 290, 390, 490 Selected Topics. 1-3 hours.

ECON 291, 292, 391, 392, 491, 492 Research.

ECON 397, 398, 497, 498 Internship.

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