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International Economic Policy

George Washington University

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1960 USD/credit
1960 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Elliott School’s Master of Arts in International Economic Policy (MIEP) at George Washington University is an interdisciplinary program that provides a strong foundation for understanding new challenges in the global economic system. 

Overview

Evening classes accommodate the busy schedules of working professionals and open pathways through which full-time students can explore internships in international organizations, consulting firms and government agencies in Washington D.C. The MIEP alumni network provides professional internship and job opportunities for students from all over the world.

The International Economic Policy program offered by George Washington University provides analytical rigor and tailored professional specializations to help students pursue challenging careers in the private sector, public sector and non-profit organizations.

What You'll Study 

MIEP students focus on international trade, international macroeconomics and development economics during their first year. Students also take courses in accounting, corporate finance and quantitative analysis that help provide them with critical advantages in the job market. The program culminates in a two-semester capstone sequence in which small teams work on a contemporary policy or business issue.

MIEP students can take graduate courses across The George Washington University including in the Elliott School of International Affairs, the Department of Economics, the School of Business and the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Survey of Economic Development
  • Survey of International Trade Theory and Policy
  • Survey of International Macroeconomics and Finance Theory and Policy
  • Finance 
  • Probability and Statistics for Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
100
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two (2) letters are required. Applicants should submit one (1) academic letter from a professor and one (1) professional reference.
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. 
  • Statement of purpose:
  • A resumé or curriculum vitae is required.
  • Two (2) semesters of Introductory Economics (one semester each of Micro- and Macroeconomics) or one (1) semester of Principles of Economics is required at the time of application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1960 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1960 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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International Economic Policy
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