M.A. in Economics Requirements

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The M.A. in Economics requires the completion of 27 credits of course work and 3 credits of thesis research. Students must submit a satisfactory Master’s Thesis written under the supervision of a member of the economics faculty.

 

Required Courses

The following courses are 3 credits each cumulatively making up a total of 12 credits for the required coursework:
  • ECO 701  Microeconomic Theory
  • ECO 703  Macroeconomic Theory
  • ECO 721  Linear Econometric Analysis
  • ECO 722  Non-Linear Econometric Analysis

 

Elective Courses

The following courses are 3 credits each cumulatively making up a total of 12 credits for the required coursework:
  • ECO 711  Banking and Financial Markets
  • ECO 726  Policy and Program Evaluation
  • ECO 729  Behavioral Economics
  • ECO 730  Economic Development
  • ECO 732  Economic Growth
  • ECO 741  International Finance
  • ECO 748  Health Economics
  • ECO 756  Law and Economics
  • ECO 760  Financial Economics
  • ECO 730  Economic Development

 

 

For more details about course offerings, see the Graduate Economics Courses page.