Online Economic Principles Programs

For Elliott School Students Requiring a Full Introductory Course

Students required by the Elliott School Admissions Office to take an introductory course in economics (either a combined micro/macro course or a separate micro or macro course) before matriculating in the Elliott School may use one of the programs below to satisfy their prerequisites upon satisfactory completion of the work. Students do not receive academic credit for these programs.

  • PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS ONLINE PROGRAM: An online principles program will start on June 1 and completed by mid-August. Successful completion of this program will satisfy Elliott School minimum economics prerequisites for students without any introductory economics background. The cost of this combined micro- and macroeconomics course is $1200. Program details are available here. More information about registration is available here.
  • MICROECONOMICS PRINCIPLES ONLINE PROGRAM: Students may complete the first half of the full principles course listed above to satisfy the Elliott School’s minimum microeconomics prerequisites. The program will cost $800. The program begins on June 1 and must be completed by mid-July. Program details are available here. More information about registration is available here.
  • MACROECONOMICS PRINCIPLES ONLINE PROGRAM: Students may complete the second half of the full principles course listed above to satisfy the Elliott School’s minimum macroeconomics prerequisites. The program will cost $800. The program begins in mid-July and ends with an exam in mid-August. Program details are available here. More information about registration is available here.

Students alerted by the Office of Admissions to take a “refresher” program should go to the Online Economics Review Programs.