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Economics

University of North Carolina Greensboro

60 months
Duration
14200 USD/year
14200 USD/year
3920 USD/year
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About

We’ve designed this Economics program at University of North Carolina Greensboro for those who do not already hold a master’s of economics degree. Graduates of the MA/PhD in Economics program work in a broad range of fields including forecasting, policy analysis and evaluation, risk analysis, and economic analysis. 

Overview

These fields are in high demand by a wide variety of organizations including research institutes, medical centers, financial institutions,  governmental agencies, and academic departments that focus on public policy and applied microeconomics.

Our Economics program at University of North Carolina Greensboro provides our students with the advanced theoretical, quantitative, and statistical skills that are required to perform and interpret economic analyses in a wide range of policy-oriented areas including education, environmental, health, labor, public economics, and technology and innovation.

Program Features

  • Be admitted to the doctoral program directly after completing your bachelor’s degree
  • Up to 12 hours of graduate coursework can count toward both degrees
  • The MA in Applied Economics will be awarded en route to the Ph.D. (in your second year)
  • Emphasis on career preparedness and dedicated resources for Bryan School graduate students
  • Strong mentorship and collaborative environment
  • Select a Ph.D. focus on Public, labor, health, environmental economics, economics of technology and entrepreneurship, macroeconomics

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Microeconomics I
  • Econometric Methods
  • Data Methods in Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Credits

75 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to the MA/PhD in Economics program requires a baccalaureate degree with minimum of a 3.0 grade point average and strong performance in the following coursework:

  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Linear Regression
GRE scores (quantitative score should fall above the 70th percentile)Three letters of recommendationA personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 71000 USD for the full programme during 60 months.
  • National

    14200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 71000 USD for the full programme during 60 months.
  • In-State

    3920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19600 USD for the full programme during 60 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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