24 months
1215 USD/credit 18225 USD/year
1215 USD/credit 18225 USD/year
586 USD/credit 8790 USD/year
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The School of Economics offers a Master of Science degree in Economics for those desiring to pursue economics at an advanced level. It is grounded in applied economic theory and econometrics. Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) allows for two tracks to graduate: Internship, and Coursework.


Key facts

Here at Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) we offer a master degree in Economics. Students with a GPA of 3.25 or higher in ECON courses are eligible to apply for the program after completion of 30 semester credit hours at Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), but before the completion of 75 semester credit hours, including transfer and advanced placement credits. 

Students who have more than 75 credit hours will be considered for the program on a case-by-case basis.  Admissions decisions will be based on GPA and judgments of the Graduate Committee and faculty who have served as advisors or instructors. 

Continuation in the program will require the B.S. student to maintain a GPA of 3.25 or higher in their ECON courses. The program will not penalize students who opt out after the bachelor’s degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomic Analysis
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Econometric Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official GRE Scores
  • Transcript (unofficial or official) for eligible degrees (only Physics, Computer Science, and all Engineering fields)
  • Official transcripts are welcomed but are only submitted if an acceptance has been offered.
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  • *Official TOEFL Scores (international students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1215 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1215 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 586 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 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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