Foundation for Teaching Economics

Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) Credit Program

HOW TO OBTAIN UCCS CREDIT FOR YOUR FTE COURSE
  1. Make sure you have registered with FTE for your desired course(s).
  2. Find your course in the listings below and click on the course title.  
  3. In the information window that opens to the right, click on the button to download the course registration packet. This document will provide you with step-by-step instructions for applying to the Extended Studies Program and accessing your myUCCS student portal account, where you will register and pay for your course credit.
  4. At the conclusion of your course or whenever you wish, request your official UCCS transcript. Go to the Transcript Request Page for instructions.
ECONOMICS

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Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) Credit Program

Courses Available for Registration
FALL 2021
  • Economic Forces in American History: Early 20th Century-Present (EFIAHO)
    • Course dates: September 14-December 7, 2021
    • 3 graduate credit hours
    • Tuition: $366
    • Class# 42388
    • Deadline to register for credit: September 30, 2021
  • Economics of Environmentalism (EEO)
    • Course dates: September 14-December 7, 2021
    • 3 graduate credit hours
    • Tuition: $366
    • Class# 42389
    • Deadline to register for credit: September 30, 2021
  • Understanding Global Economic Issues (GEI)
    • Course dates: August 11, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42556
    • Deadline to register for credit: September 8, 2021
  • Fundamentals of Environmental Economics (FEE)
    • Course dates: August 17, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42557
    • Deadline to register for credit: September 10, 2021
  • Understanding Global Economic Issues (GEI)
    • Course dates: August 27, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42558
    • Deadline to register for credit: September 12, 2021
  • 29 Trillion and Counting: Federal Budget, Debt and Deficits (FBDD)
    • Course dates: September 18, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42722
    • Deadline to register for credit: October 8, 2021
  • Economic Forces in American History (EFIAH)
    • Course dates: October 16, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42723
    • Deadline to register for credit: October 29, 2021
  • Is Capitalism Good For the Poor? (CAPO)
    • Course dates: November 6, 2021
    • 1 graduate credit hour
    • Tuition: $122
    • Class# 42724
    • Deadline to register for credit: November 19, 2021