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Economics

University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
Duration
21006 USD/year
21006 USD/year
5352 USD/year
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About

The M.A. in Economics at University of Nevada, Reno is designed to be a terminal degree for individuals planning to seek employment after graduation in the fields of applied economics, finance, banking, or law, as well as other professions that require analytical and quantitative skills.

Overview

The Economics program offered by University of Nevada, Reno emphasizes technical, analytical, and quantitative skills, and provides the flexibility for students to choose a more policy-oriented or applied approach by allowing more electives. 

This allows the student to gain additional specializations which may help to create a well-rounded and marketable skill set for the competitive economics job market.

Careers

Careers in the fields of business, consulting, health care and data analytics are typical for this degree, however, there are several applications of this degree that are outside of traditional channels. Students have gone on to have successful careers locally, nationally, and internationally in the areas of finance, banking, and economic consulting, urban planning, and government and not-for-profit agencies.

Programme Structure

    Courses include:
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Mathematical Economics
  • Applied Econometrics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate (or an advanced) degree from an accredited college or university, or its equivalent
  • An overall grade-point average (GPA) 
  • Intermediate Microeconomics or comparable undergraduate course
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics or comparable undergraduate course
  • One semester of calculus
  • Official test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5352 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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