Student Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes for the economics program

  • Students will know how to make a rational choice using economic principles.
  • Students will be able to perform basic quantitative analysis using tools appropriate for the discipline.
  • Students will be able to conduct a literature review appropriate for the discipline of economics.
  • Students will be able to analyze articles on economic issues in the popular press using standard economic tools.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the basic functioning of the national and global economy.