4+1 GRADUATE PROGRAM WITH KALAMAZOO COLLEGE

The Department of Economics at Western Michigan University is pleased to announce a 4+1 graduate program with the Department of Economics and Business at Kalamazoo College.  As stated in this Cooperative Agreement between Western Michigan University (WMU) and Kalamazoo College (KC), Kalamazoo College students may be able to transfer a maximum of 6 undergraduate credits between KC and WMU for application toward a WMU master's degree.  Additionally, KC students may take Economics 5040 (Mathematics for Economists) at WMU as guest students during the fall of their senior year.  KC students who take Economics 5040 during their senior year, and received a grade of "B" or higher, will receive three credits as "credit by examination" toward the MA at WMU.

 Course Transfer

Up to six credit hours may be transferred to Western Michigan University from Kalamazoo College with the successful completion of any combination of the following courses with a grade of B or better:

Economics 360:  Econometrics

Economics 405:  International Trade

Economics 410:  Open Economy Macroeconomics

Economics 415:  Public Sector Economics

Economics 593:  Senior Individualized Project

Questions:

Contact the graduate adviser, Dr. Mark Wheeler, for more information.