M.Sc. On Campus

International Economics and Finance

Valparaiso University

24 months
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
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The International Economics and Finance program at Valparaiso University provides students with theoretical and analytical training in the economic, financial, cultural, and managerial aspects of global business and commerce. 


The International Economics and Finance program at Valparaiso University is designed for international and US students seeking to develop skills to effectively recommend strategies and policies to upper management operating in a complex global business environment. 

The program, which can be completed in 18 months of full-time coursework, requires study in the areas of finance, statistics, and global economics issues. Graduates of this degree program will be well-positioned to work in the profit, non-profit, and government sectors.


Economic analysts are employed to perform the following duties for employers:

  • Establish or recommend to management economic strategies, objectives, and policies for the organization;
  • Contribute to the decision making process and accomplishment of tactical plans of the institution by counseling and advising on financial and business matters;
  • Perform economic and statistical analysis on proposed projects or for policy recommendation;
  • Evaluate operations on a systematic and regular basis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Managerial Economics
  • Global Macroeconomic Business Conditions
  • International Trade
  • International Monetary Economics
  • Applied Economics
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Optimization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Graduate from an accredited college or university
    • Earn a 3.0 GPA (B average) in all undergraduate and/or graduate coursework
    • Submit all required documents for domestic or international citizenship 
      • Valpo’s graduate application
      • Official transcripts from all university courses you’ve taken
      • Two recommendation letters from professors or employers
      • A statement of purpose that describes why you are applying to Valpo, your interest in the degree program, and how it affects your personal and professional development
      • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Valparaiso

1223 - 1978 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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