Reading and independent research on a specified topic beyond normal course offerings and supervised by a faculty member.

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


ECON 4010 and senior standing

Nontraditional Format

Directed study. Students must apply to the department head at least five weeks in advance of registration.

Athena Title


Syllabi ECON 5990
Credit Hours 1.0 to 9.0