Economics of Global Issues, Certificate

This Certificate provides students an opportunity to develop their global competency. One of the goals of UWEC is to provide students with "globally infused curricular and co-curricular experiences". This Certificate will also complement other programs on campus, such as the Global Studies minor, the Latin American and Latinx Studies major/minor, the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies major/minor, and other programs in Political Science.

(Code 360-601)

Twelve semester credits, including:
ECON 103Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 104Principles of Macroeconomics3
Two of the following courses:6
International Economics
Economics of Pacific Asia
Economic Development
Economic Development of Latin America
Women and Economic Development
Global Economics Immersion Experience
Total Credits12

Note: Students cannot pursue the Economics Major and the Economics of Global Issues Certificate to meet graduation requirements for completing a first and second degree program.  Courses taken for the certificate cannot be applied to the student's major program.