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Economics and Education Policy Analysis

University at Buffalo

18 months
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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Our master's program in Economics and Education Policy Analysis is offered through a partnership with the Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences. This master degree is available at the University at Buffalo. 

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Consistent with UB's emphasis on innovation and interdisciplinarity, this program allows you to explore the intersection between education and economics. This master degree in Economics and Education Policy Analysis is offered by the University at Buffalo. You will be trained to use economic theory and econometric tools to solve real-world issues in education.

Career Development

The features of our program include:

  • acquiring skills in data manipulation and analysis so that it leads to immediate gainful employment in schools and institutions that make use of evidence-based decision making
  • addressing real-world needs and solve education problems for students in K-12 and higher education contexts
  • applying theories and analytical techniques within educational settings
  • learning how you communicate real-world solutions to the public

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Econometrics
  • Introduction to Economics of Education
  • Education Policy and Economic Justice
  • Economics of Education
  • Large-scale Data Analysis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission after deadline.


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an online application, making sure to indicate the degree or certification program for which you are applying
  • Evidence of a completed undergraduate bachelors degree is required before you can be admitted to any graduate program
  • A nonrefundable fee must accompany the application in order for it to be processed
  • Test scores or other supporting application materials may be required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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