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About

The M.A. in Economic Policy Analysis from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) will provide students with a broad perspective on policy formulation along with focused training in economic analysis.

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Overview

Opportunities

Students in the M.A. in Economic Policy Analysis from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)  take classes in the Department of Economics, the School of Public Policy and other departments at UMBC. The course of study combines a multi-disciplinary approach to policy analysis with focused study on the use of economic tools to analyze policy issues. The core economics courses teach students economic modeling and econometrics.

The M.A. in Economic Policy Analysis is flexible enough to accommodate students with different backgrounds, interests and career objectives. The program is designed for students from a variety of undergraduate majors, including but not limited to: economics, public policy, political science, information systems, mathematics, computer science, sociology, history, and business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Microeconomic Analysis
  • Graduate Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Political and Social Context of the Policy Process
  • Theory and Practice of Policy Analysis
  • Managing Public Organizations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • the general GRE test
  • three letters of recommendation, preferably from former professors
  • the completed Graduate School application form
  • students who are not native English speakers must also send TOEFL scores.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23580 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    23580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23580 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14814 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14814 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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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