M.A. On Campus

Economics (Thesis)

Troy University

12 months
850 USD/credit 28050 USD/year
850 USD/credit 28050 USD/year
425 USD/credit 14025 USD/year
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Every warrior has his or her own strengths, and if yours are critical thinking, mathematical skills and statistical analysis, a career in the ever-changing world of economics could be perfect for you. At Troy University, leap into the next phase of your education by becoming part of our Master of Economics (Thesis) program where you’ll put your natural gifts to use


About the program

A master’s degree in Economics (Thesis) at Troy University will allow you to find a rewarding career in a wide array of jobs. Many economists find themselves employed by the Federal Reserve System as well as other federal, state and local government agencies. 

On the state level, a professional economist with a graduate degree can find career opportunities at tax commissions, departments of banking and insurance and state public service or utilities commissions. There are also many career options within the private sector and with public policy institutes and think tanks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Econometrics II 
  • Public Choice 
  • Austrian Economics 
  • History of Economic Thought 
  • Economic Institutions & Prosperity 
  • International Economic Development 
  • Monetary Theory and Policy 
  • Constitutional Economics 
  • Economics of Public Policy 
  • Advanced Austrian Economics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university with a minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or a 3.0 grade point average on the last 30 semester hours and
  • Have an acceptable score on the appropriate entrance exam - official test score required,.
  • Provide an official letter of recommendation. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14025 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 425 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Troy

850 - 1300 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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