Quantitative Economic Methods Certificate
The Quantitative Economic Methods certificates allows economics students to hone their math and analytical skills and prepares them for entry into an economics Ph.D. program or a highly quantitatively-oriented occupation. Students who complete this certificate will be far more likely to gain admission to selective Ph.D. prgorams and more attractive to employers looking for those with quantitative and analytical skills. The student will be required to take a total of 18 hours, three directed courses and three directed electives. The student must take Economic Forecasting (ECMT 475), Introduction to Mathematical Economics (ECON 460), and Program Evaluation (ECON 470). The student will then be allowed to choose three more courses from an approved list of mathematical and statistics classes. For more information, click here.