College of Social Sciences


Sample Program

All core courses have an applied focus to teach students tools that they can use in the real world. The core courses prepare the students for the final summer course, where students apply all the material they have learned to complete a project from the proposal stage to the final report.

Sample Program


Fall Term
Applied Microeconomics I (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Applied Macroeconomics (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Applied Econometrics (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Leadership and Professional Development (Sample Syllabus) (2 hours)

Spring Term
Applied Microeconomics II (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Analysis of Economic Data (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
SAS for Economists (Elective) (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Internship (Elective) (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)
Leadership and Professional Development (Sample Syllabus) (0 hours)

Summer Term
Applied Project (Sample Syllabus) (6 hours)
Applied Project Lab (Sample Syllabus) (3 hours)