Introduction to Microeconomics
The course treats by way of economic theory, applications, and contemporary issues: (a) behavior and decision making on the part of individuals, business firms, and government; and (b) the role of choices, trade-offs, costs, prices, incentives and markets in the American economy. Topics include the distribution of income, health care, the environment, and power in product and labor markets.
High School Students
- Eligibility: current high school sophomores and juniors, 14 years and older (unless clearly stated otherwise); current College undergraduate students; and visiting undergraduate students.
- The Priority application deadline is February 2. Students who apply by the Priority application deadline will have their $50 application fee waived. Any applications received after the Priority deadline will be admitted using rolling admission and will require a $50 application fee.
- International students who will require a visa to attend, applications will be considered no later than April 2 in order to allow enough time to complete the visa application process.
- Rolling admissions: courses fill quickly, so submit your complete application as soon as possible.
- Enrollment is limited to 40.
- ECON 19800 will not meet on July 4, 2018. Will substitute July 6 or July 13 instead.
- Orientation for high school students is June 16-17.
Tuition is $4,085 per course. (Full-time registration is two courses taken during the same session.)
Additional fees apply; housing and dining costs not included.
Complete Cost & Aid Information (including housing and other fees) for high school students can be found here.
Complete Cost & Aid Information (including housing and other fees) for undergraduates can be found here.