Course Descriptions


ECON 216 Statistics for Business and Economics (4)

Steve Sumner

CRN 21 Limit 35
6-week Session I (6/4 – 7/13)
M-Th (& Fri., 6/29)
9 – 11:15 a.m.

Prerequisites: MATH 130 or MATH 150
A systematic exposure to the issues and problems of applying and interpreting statistical analyses of business situations. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, random variables and their distributions, statistical inference, multiple regression and residual analysis, correlation, classical time-series models, and forecasting. Extensive computer analysis of data. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than eight (8) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 14.

ECON 498 Internship (3)

Richard Custin 

CRN 97 Limit 15
12-week Session (6/4 – 8/24)
Mandatory Meeting Dates:

Prerequisites: (MATH 130 or MATH 150)
Experiential learning working in a business, government, or nonprofit organization. Placements provide the opportunity for practical application of economics, business, and accounting principles. Placement must emphasize economics field. See schedule of classes for special meeting times. This course may not be repeated for credit.