Economics - ECON
Economics is concerned with the study of how people make choices when they face scarcity and the consequences of these choices for society. The Economics Program offers an AA-T degree in Economics that provides both a general academic experience and professional preparation. The AA-T degree is designed to facilitate student matriculation to four-year colleges and provides an understanding of the economic world we live in. The program emphasizes economic analysis, institutions, and policies in regional, national, and international settings. Classes draw connections between economic principles and current issues and events.