M.A. On Campus


Youngstown State University

12 months
13349 USD/year
13349 USD/year
12989 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Economics from Youngstown State University lets you discover new opportunities for advancing your knowledge and earning potential in economics.


Economics from Youngstown State University lets you delve deeper into economic theories and quantitative methods for interpreting and analyzing data. You'll become a stronger critical thinker and learn to use data analysis to research public policy issues and business decisions.


  • Coursework in the master’s program provides you with a solid grounding in microeconomic and macroeconomic theory and will introduce you to both public policy issues and the analysis of financial markets. 
  • You'll expand your skills in data analysis through a class in econometrics and by undertaking your own research project in the program’s research seminar. You also have the option of expanding your research seminar project into a master’s thesis. Students are encouraged to pursue internships in the financial sector, economic development, and the public sector.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Economics of Poverty, Transfers and Discrimination 
  • Applied Econometrics
  • SAS Programming for Data Analysis
  • Statistical Problems 
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics 
  • Microeconomic Theory 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

In addition to the College of Graduate Studies admission requirements, applicants must have completed at least one course in each of the following areas:

  • principles of microeconomics,
  • principles of macroeconomics,
  • statistics, and
  • calculus.
Students who do not meet the requirements may be admitted on a provisional basis. Students with provisional admission are required to take undergraduate coursework to fulfill the admission requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13349 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 13349 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13349 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13349 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12989 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12989 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Youngstown

787 - 1299 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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