Graduate Programs in Economics


Ph.D. in Economics

The Ph.D. program in economics trains highly qualified professional economists for careers in teaching and research in colleges and universities, and for research and administrative positions in government and private organizations. Click here for more information.

M.A. in Economics - General

The M.A. program in economics allows students to acquire advanced training in economic analysis and apply it in an area of concentration. The curriculum prepares students for careers in administration and research in government, business, and other private organizations. Click here for more information.

M.A. in Economic Forecasting

Economic forecasting is a rapidly developing field with many applications in business and government. The Department of Economics offers a new concentration in forecasting within the Masters of Arts program and a new Certificate in Economic Forecasting. Click here for more information.

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Director of Graduate Studies and Ph.D. Program:
Professor Rui Zhao

Director of M.A. Program:
Professor Gerald R. Marschke