Economics, M.A. | University of Kansas | Lawrence, United States
12 months
23951 USD/year
23951 USD/year
9989 USD/year
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The Master of Arts Economics degree program at University of Kansas serves both students who majored in economics as undergraduates and those students with little previous background in economics.


Learning outcomes

The Economics program at University of Kansas provides maximum flexibility for students to pursue their own special interests.The typical incoming class is small, generally six to ten students, the overall size of the M.A. program is approximately 25 students.

The program provides maximum flexibility for students to pursue their own special interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics
  • The Economics of Globalization
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Topics in Applied Economics
  • Statistics and Data Analysis for Economics
  • Energy Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • On a 4-point scale the applicant should have, for regular admission, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and a minimum of 3.5 in economics and mathematics courses.
  • Background Knowledge in Economics and Mathematics – While an Economics baccalaureate degree is not required it is preferred.
  •  English Proficiency for International Students and Non-Native English Speaking Applicants.
  • Written Statement of Career Plans and current CV/Resume.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation sent on your behalf.

  • Transcripts from all higher education institutions attended in the past

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23951 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23951 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23951 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23951 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9989 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9989 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lawrence

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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