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Please use the following forms for our undergraduate program.

Directed Study Form

 Directed Study ECON 397-496-496RW 

Independent Study Non-Lecture Courses – Econ 397R/496R/496RW

  • Can be used to satisfy an economics elective requirement (must be for 3 or more credits) but no more than 2 of the 4 elective requirements can be fulfilled with directed study courses.
  • Can be used to satisfy the continuing writing requirement – Econ 496RW (must be for 4 or more credits).

To enroll the following is necessary:

  • A topic (an original idea) must be selected that is not included in a course that would normally be offered/available to you. A written description of the project should be included on the Directed Study form.
  • A faculty advisor among the Economics Department faculty must agree to supervise the study program.
  • The completed and signed form should be submitted to our Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Ben Pearcein the semester preceding the one you intend to participate.