Applied Economics and Finance, M.Sc. | University of California, Santa Cruz | Santa Cruz, United States
12 months
Duration
15102 USD/year
15102 USD/year
14178 USD/year
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About

Applied Economics and Finance from University of California, Santa Cruz is designed for students who wish to supplement their undergraduate work in economics with analytical graduate training that prepares them for careers in business, international and domestic banking, consulting firms, government, and nonprofit organizations.

Overview

Applied Economics and Finance from University of California, Santa Cruz combines theory with meaningful applications that students are likely to face in their professional careers. The program is more practical than a typical M.A. program and provides more training in economics and statistics than most MBA programs.

Careers

Past graduates of this program have gone on to successful careers in the private and public sectors with placements at a diverse range of companies and institutions, including ADM Associates, Inc., Anderson Tax, SoFi, Cisco Systems, Seagate Technology, Google, Sony Computer Entertainment, Plantronics, Wells Fargo, Securities and Exchange Commission, all of the big four accounting firms, McKesson Corp., Pepsi Corp., Visa, Square Trade, the California Franchise Tax Board, Guardian News (UK), Blue Cross, the World Bank, Stanford University, and the Bank of Japan. Other graduates have gone on to earn Ph.D.s in economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Math Methods for Econ Analysis
  • Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Applications Microeconomics 
  • Microeconomic Analysis
  • Applied Econometric Analysis 
  • Financial Engineering
  • Finance
  • Applied Economics and Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts 
  • Résumé
  • A Statement of Purpose 
  • A Personal History Statement 
  • Submitted online application
  • Application fee 
  • Three letters of recommendation (submitted online)
  • Required General GRE or GMAT test scores are optional
  • GPA 3.0
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15102 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15102 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15102 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14178 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14178 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Santa Cruz

1710 - 2560 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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