UMass Economics

Co-operative Enterprise Certificate Program

The UMass Amherst Department of Economics is proud to offer an undergraduate certificate in Applied Economic Research on Co-operative Enterprises. This credit-based certificate program involves 15 credits of coursework and an approved six credit field-based research internship with, or related to, a co-operative enterprise. Students gain experience in doing applied economic research in the context of collaboration with faculty, other students, and owner/managers of cooperative firms.