Lower Level Electives

Lower Level Electives

14:540:343 Engineering Economics (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,

Economic decisions involving engineering alternatives; annual cost, present worth, rate of return, and benefit-to-cost; before and after tax replacement economy; organizational financing; break-even charts; unit and minimum-cost public sector studies.
Open only to junior and senior engineering students.

33:010:275 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,

Introduction to basic concepts of management accounting with emphasis on decision making and controlling operations through the use of budgets and forecasting models, cost and activity analyses, and various financial and nonfinancial performance measures.
Prerequisites: 33:010:272. Course is offered through the Rutgers Business School. 

01:220:312 Sports Economics (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,
  • Minor: Minor in Economics

To illustrate how economic analysis can be applied to questions about the operation of college and professional sports, and to train students in using the tools of economic and empirical analysis and in critical thinking and analytical reasoning about economic aspects of sports.
Econ. 102 is a prerequisite for this course.

33:010:272 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,

Introduction to basic accounting concepts, business and reporting, and accounting; emphasis on measuring and recording transactions and interpreting financial statements.
Not open to first-year students.

This course is offered through the Rutgers Business School. 

01:220:398,399 Independent Study in Economics (3,3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,

Independent research supervised by a faculty member. Prerequisites: 01:220:102, 103. By permission of instructor and department. Maximum of two independent study courses in economics allowed.