Course Descriptions


ECON 216 Statistics for Business and Economics (4)

Steve Sumner

CRN 272 Limit 40
6-week Session I (6/5 – 7/14)
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 15.

ECON 498 Internship (3)

Richard Custin 

CRN 281 Limit 10
12-week Session (6/5 – 8/25)
Mandatory Meeting Dates:
May 17, 2017 or June 9, 2017 
4 - 6 p.m.

Prerequisites: (MATH 130 or MATH 150). Senior standing, Business (includes finance, marketing, etc.), Accounting or Economics major. Junior Majors with 75 units of credit and Senior Business School Minors, with adequate class preparation, may take this course with consent of instructor.
Experiential learning working in a business, government, or nonprofit organization. Placements provide the opportunity for practical application of business, economics, and accounting principles. See schedule of classes for mandatory special meeting times. This course may not be repeated for credit.