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Business Economics and Public Policy, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #12 (WUR) , PA,
This major brings theoretical tools and practical experience to bear on the relationship among business, government, and society. Areas of faculty expertise include deregulation and privatization, technology, public and urban finance, and international industrial policy.

About

Pass/Fail elective courses cannot be counted toward the major. Four credit units in Business Economics and Public Policy (BEPP) are required. Students may seek approval to have one of the four credit units be from other departments of The Wharton School or in other schools of the University. Courses in health care, energy, the environment, taxation, and international finance have been approved for the major in the past. An advanced study project (BEPP 893) may be taken as one of the four credit units.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financing and Managing Government

  • Firms, Markets, and Public Policy

  • Risk Analysis and Environmental Management

  • Energy Markets & Policy

  • Introduction to Business Economics and Public Policy

  • Urban Public Policy and Private Economic Development

For more information please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

  • Background information
  • Aplication fee
  • Essays
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE
  • English language tests
  • Resume

For more information please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    78948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 78948 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    78948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 78948 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

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