M.A. On Campus

International Economic Relations - Quantitative Methods

24 months
1866 USD/credit 33588 USD/year
1866 USD/credit 33588 USD/year
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The MA in International Economic Relations: Quantitative Methods (STEM) at American University Washington DC course of study (MAIER:QM) provides a focused graduate education in quantitative methods and econometrics combined with International Economics and Political Economy.


The result is an MAIER:QM degree that ideally positions you for a professional career in international business and finance, government, or the nonprofit sector. Students in this degree develop extensive skills in data analysis, geographic information systems, and/or statistical programming, making you a competitive and appealing candidate for research-oriented professional positions.


The International Economic Relations program prepares graduates for careers in US and foreign government agencies, regional and multilateral organizations, financial and other multinational corporations, trade associations, regulatory authorities, think-tanks, and international consulting firms.

Programme Structure


  • International Economics
  • International Trade Relations
  • International Financial Relations
  • International Political Economy
  • Applied Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • TOEFL/IELTS score if non-native English speaker

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    33588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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International Economic Relations - Quantitative Methods
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