M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Economics

Auburn University at Montgomery

12 months
35624 USD/year
35624 USD/year
16688 USD/year
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The Applied Economics program at Auburn University at Montgomery is the newest graduate program for the AUM College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. This is a cohort program, meeting one evening a week, that is completed in three semesters. 


The Applied Economics program at Auburn University at Montgomery has three (3) tracks: Health Care Economics, the Economics of Government and Law, and General Economics. Students are required to take ten (10) total courses in the program; eight (8) core courses and two (2) courses from one of the tracks listed. It is a carefully designed program, which offers rigorous training in quantitative analysis, economic modeling, and econometrics.

The programme

The MS in Applied Economics provides enhanced analytical skills and decision making proficiency. These include making informed predictions about future trends, developing evidence-based policy making, and analyze and interpret sophisticated economic data for the private and public sectors. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomic Analysis
  • Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Econometric Modelling and Forecasting
  • Financial Economics
  • Economics of Health Care
  • Economic Analysis of Law
  • Development and Program Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed AUM online application; no application fee. 
  • Official transcript from each university you've attended (mailed or e-mailed directly to AUM by each institution) and official English translation(s) if your transcript is not in English.
  • Satisfactory results on one of the graduate entrance examinations.
  • Proof of sufficient financial resources (Bank statement and/or letter from your sponsor in English). The bank statement should show at least $27,363 available. 
  • Certain graduate programs may require additional items not listed here; upon applying to such programs applicants will be contacted for such items.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17812 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    35624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17812 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    16688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8344 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Montgomery

860 - 1200 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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