Microeconomics explores questions about the way society allocates resources; it applies to public policy in such areas as urban, industrial organization, and labor economics. Macroeconomics considers such questions as the causes of inflation and unemployment; it applies to such areas as monetary development and international economics.
The Department of Economics offers a master’s degree program to prepare students for consulting and applied research positions in private industry and government, teaching positions in two-year colleges, or study for a PhD in economics.
The master’s degree program consists of the following departmental requirements in addition to university and Graduate School requirements for the master of arts (MA) or the master of science (MS) degree. Each master’s degree candidate chooses either the course work or the research option.
- Applied Econometrics
- Industrial Organization
- Economics Growth and Development
- International Economics
- Environmental Economics
- Labor Economics
- Experimental Economics
- Game Theory Public Economics
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesEconomics View 370 other Masters in Economics in United States
- One set of official transcripts
- Three letters of recommendation
- Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
- Non-native English speakers:
- Brief statement of purpose
- Curriculum vitae
International35211 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 35211 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
National35211 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 35211 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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