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Western Kentucky University

Curriculum

MA Applied Economics Curriculum

  • 30 Hour Minimum
  • 1 Year to Graduation for full time students
  • 12-15 Hour Core—ECON 465G*, 502, 503, 506, 594
  • 9-12 Hours of Electives
  • A thesis or applied project is required.
  • Maximum of 12 Hours of 4XXG Credit

*Students with prior credit for 465 or its equivalent will be required to take 3 additional hours of electives

Courses

  • ECON 502 - Applied Microeconomic Theory
  • ECON 503 - Applied Macroeconomic Theory
  • ECON 506 - Applied Statistical Methods
  • ECON 571 - Public Sector Economics
  • ECON 581 - Survey of Public Finance (directed study only)
  • ECON 582 - Seminar in Economic History (directed study only)
  • ECON 583 - Advanced Microeconomic Theory (directed study only)
  • ECON 585 - Topics in Macroeconomics (directed study only)
  • ECON 591 - International Economics (spring)
  • ECON 594 - Forecasting (spring)
  • ECON 595 - Labor and Human Resource Economics
  • ECON 596 - Applied Economics Project (summer) (New)
  • ECON 597 - Practicum in Economics (summer)
  • ECON 598 - Directed Studies
  • ECON 599 - Thesis and Research Writing
  • ECON 600 - Maintaining Matriculation
  • ECON 400G - Issues in Capital Market Economics
  • ECON 410G - Seminar in Economics
  • ECON 430G - Environmental and Resource Economics
  • ECON 434G - The Economics of Poverty and Discrimination
  • ECON 440G - American Industry
  • ECON 464G - Introduction to Mathematical Economics
  • ECON 465G - Regression and Econometric Analysis
  • ECON 475G - Urban and Regional Economics
  • ECON 496G - International Monetary Economics

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 Last Modified 9/25/14