About this course
The goals of the Master of Science program in Economics are: (1) the preparation of economists qualified for immediate employment by business and government; (2) the preparation of economists for research positions in fields such as public administration, labor organization, finance, insurance and marketing; (3) the preparation of teachers of economics at the secondary school and community college level; (4) the enhancing of the competence of those students who wish to pursue advanced graduate work in economics. Graduate study specialization may be elected in the following economic areas: financial economics and economic analysis.
- An applicant for admission to this program must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and satisfy university and departmental requirements for admission to graduate study.
- An applicant who holds a bachelor’s degree in a field other than economics or who does not meet admission criteria may apply for admission as a conditional graduate student. The conditions will be stated in writing at the time of admission and will specify the amount of time allowed to meet entrance conditions.
English Language Requirement:
- TOEFL:525 (paper based); 195 (computer based); 71 (internet based)
- IELTS: 6.0.