High School Dual Enrollment: Ethics, Economy, and Entrepreneurship


Who this course is for:

This is a brand new course, many years in the making, that has been developed for high school students interested in going beyond the basic state standards for economics. Students will come away better prepared for college, and for the ethical challenges that go with careers in business, or in law, politics, education, or journalism. The curriculum for this course will be developed as a collaboration between individual high school teachers and University faculty.  

Opportunity to earn University credit:

Students enrolled in this course will be able to apply to the University of Arizona and receive 3 academic credits upon successful course completion as determined by instructor. These academic credits may be applied towards a future degree at the University of Arizona at a substanial savings based on current in-state tuition rates.


FAQ for students and parents


Applications for fall enrollment will be accepted in September. Here are the steps to enroll in this course:

1. Complete and return the Parent Permission Form to your student's high school economics teacher.

2.  All students must complete a UA application form for non-degree seeking high school students. There is no application fee. (Please scroll to page bottom for application in PDF format.)

           For fall 2017 enrollment: Applications will be available beginning September 1, 2017.

3. Payment may be completed online through Bursar's Office or by calling 520-621-3232. Payment can be made by electronic check or credit card. You will need your student NetID/password or Student ID.


Interested Teachers:

If you would like more information about offering the EEAE course at your school, please contact Kerry Montano.  Training for new teachers takes place in June.  Due to limited workshop space, preference will be given to applicant teachers from schools that have committed to offering the EEAE course in the upcoming academic year.  Other interested teachers will be admitted as space allows.


If you have any questions, please contact:

Kerry Montano, Program Coordinator

Center for the Philosophy of Freedom

Email: kdmontan@email.arizona.edu

P: 520.621.6646     F: 520.626.8361

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