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Economics

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

18 months
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25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12219 USD/year
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About

The Economics program of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is built on a solid core of training in economic theory and econometrics, with concentrations in development economics, econometrics, industrial organization, international economics, labor economics, monetary theory and policy. Graduate classes are small and allow individual attention.

Overview

Since its inception in 1969 more than 210 students have graduated with the PhD in economics. These graduates obtained positions at universities, research institutions, consulting firms and international organizations. More than 500 students obtained the master’s degree in economics. Approximately half continued to the PhD degree either at UWM or at other leading graduate programs. The Department has on-going exchange relationships with two German Universities, the University of Giessen and the University of Potsdam.

Fields of Study

The following fields are offered in the Economics program of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee:

Required

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Statistical methods (statistics and econometrics)

Specialized Areas of Concentration

  • Development
  • Econometrics
  • Industrial Organization
  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Monetary Theory and Policy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economic Theory: Microeconomics
  • Economic Theory: Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate major in economics and one semester of calculus. Alternatively, adequate preparation at the undergraduate level equivalent to two semesters of course work in intermediate economic theory, one semester of statistics, and one semester of calculus.
  • Submission of scores on TOEFL and/or Graduate Record Examination General Test. Test of English as a Foreign Language exam required for applicants whose native language is not English.
  • Two letters of recommendation from persons familiar with applicant’s scholastic achievement and potential are recommended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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  • National

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    12219 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12219 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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