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Economics (with a Concentration in General Economics)

The University of Texas at San Antonio

M.A.
24 months
Duration
25078 USD/year
25078 USD/year
8246 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This concentration prepares students for Ph.D. programs.

Overview

This concentration can be used for preparing students for Ph.D. studies in Economics at other universities as the core courses in the program mirror the majority of first year Ph.D. courses in Economics at a slightly lower level. Others may use this option to prepare for careers as economists in the government/public sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  •  Economic Theory and Policy
  •  Managerial Economics
  •  Microeconomic Theory
  •  Macroeconomic Issues
  •  Econometrics and Business Forecasting
  •  Mathematical Economics
  •  Industrial Organization and Public Policy Analysis
  •  Public Sector Economics
  •  Applied Econometrics
  •  International Trade and Finance
  •  Financial Economics
  •  Labor Economics
  •  Healthcare Economics and Policy
  •  Urban and Regional Economics
  •  Game Theory and Business Strategy
  •  Special Topics in Econometrics/Forecasting
  •  Economics Internship
  •  Independent Study
  •  Independent Study
  •  Comprehensive Examination
  •  Special Topics
  •  Special Topics
  •  Master’s Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Must complete university-wide graduate admission requirements in addition to the following.

  • A completed application form
  • A statement of academic and personal goals
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Official Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores (no more than five years old)
  • Letters of reference

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25078 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    25078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25078 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8246 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8246 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Economics (with a Concentration in General Economics)
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The University of Texas at San Antonio

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