M.Sc. On Campus


University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
21006 USD/year
21006 USD/year
5352 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Economics at University of Nevada, Reno  is designed to provide the foundation students need to succeed in a Ph.D. program or jobs requiring intensive technical, analytical, and quantitative skills.


The Economics program offered by University of Nevada, Reno  provides students with core conceptual knowledge about microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics.  

Students may apply these skills through their research, culminating in six credits of thesis, if desired.  


The Master of Science provides excellent preparation for those who are planning to pursue a Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related field. Applied economists are employed in both the private and public sectors, and are often involved in forecasting, market analysis, policy analysis and advisory activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for Graduate School Admission
  • Nonrefundable application fee
  • 2 copies of official transcripts from all universities and/ or colleges attended
  • Official GRE scores (GENERAL SCORES ONLY)
  • Send the above items to:

Graduate School Mail Stop 326 University of Nevada, Reno Reno, NV 89557 USA

Behavior Analysis Program Admissions Requirements

  • Completed Program Preference Form (on-campus doctoral and master's degree programs only)
  • Satellite Programs Application (Satellite Programs applicants only)
  • 3 letters of recommendation

  • A brief statement of purpose

  • A curriculum vitae (CV)

International Student Admissions

The University of Nevada, Reno Behavior Analysis Program has a strong commitment to the international dissemination of behavior analysis and currently has several international students from various countries around the world seeking advanced degrees in behavior analysis. 

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.


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.

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Updated over a year ago

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