Master of Arts in the Field of Economics

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

30 credits

Prerequisite:
A Bachelor’s degree with a major in economics or with course work in economics that includes intermediate microeconomic and macroeconomic theory equivalent to:
ECON 2101Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
ECON 2102Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
Or:
ECON 6217Survey of Economics I
ECON 6218Survey of Economics II
An understanding of basic calculus equivalent to:
MATH 1231Single-Variable Calculus I
MATH 1232Single-Variable Calculus II
Basic statistics, equivalent to:
STAT 1111Business and Economic Statistics I
STAT 2112Business and Economic Statistics II
Required: 30 credits consisting of:
ECON 8301Microeconomic Theory I
ECON 8305Macroeconomic Theory I
ECON 8375Econometrics I
Two of the following:
ECON 8302Microeconomic Theory II
ECON 8306Macroeconomic Theory II
ECON 8376Econometrics II
Five additional 8000-level economics courses or four 8000-level economics courses and one 6000-level course approved by the student's Mater of Arts advisor.