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In these courses, you will learn the fundamentals of both macroeconomics and microeconomics. You will also gain an international perspective on trade and finance, and the relationship between domestic and international economies.

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Economics Courses at Macomb

  • Principles of Economics 1
  • Principles of Economics 2
  • International Economics

Career Opportunities in Economics

Macomb's Economics courses can provide you with beneficial knowledge regardless of your major. You will need to earn advanced degrees (master's and doctorate) if you want to continue on and become an economist. Job opportunities for economists include those in government, private consulting firms, research and education.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb's Economics courses may be applied to the requirements of an associate degree and will transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor's degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about Macomb’s Economic courses?

For more information about Macomb's Economics courses, contact the Associate Dean, Social Science at South Campus: 586.498.4124,, or at Center Campus: 586.286.2140,

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