Master of Science in Economics

University of Nebraska Omaha
United States
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
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Tuition fee (local)
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Entry Requirements

  • Online Application
  • One official copy of transcripts for ALL institutions previously attended
  • Application Fee
  • If English is not the language of nurture, official test scores from the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE exam are required
  1. 500 on the written TOEFL
  2. 173 on the computer-based TOEFL
  3. 61 on the internet-based TOEFL
  4. 5.5 on the IELTS
  5. 44 on the PTE
  • Minimum GPA of at least 3.0 in undergraduate courses related to proposed major

Curriculum

Required Courses (12-15 hours):

  • ECON 8296 Research Methods in Economics and Business (3)
  • ECON 8306 Quantitative Applications in Economics and Business (3)

This course is not required for students demonstrating satisfactory mathematical skills. If it is not taken, students should take three (3) additional hours of elective courses. ECON 8220 Macroeconomic Theory (3)

  • ECON 8200 Microeconomic Theory (3)
  • ECON 8300 Econometrics (3)

Electives (12-15 hours):

  • Elective coursework will be selected in consultation with the Graduate Program Chair, OR students can choose to complete a concentration.

Concentrations (9 hours):

Business Economics (select 3 courses from below):

  • ECON 8020 Environmental Econom ics and Management (3)
  • ECON 8160 Seminar in Labor Economics (3)
  • ECON 8210 Managerial Economics (3)
  • ECON 8216 Industrial Organization (3)
  • ECON 8230 Business Conditions Analysis (3)
  • ECON 8310 Forecasting (3)
  • ECON 8346 Economics of Technology (3)
  • ECON 8456 Monetary Theory and Policy (3)
  • ECON 8616 International Trade (3)
  • ECON 8626 International Monetary Economics (3)
  • ECON 8706 Economics of eBusiness (3)
  • ECON 8736 Economics of Entrepreneurship (3)
  • ECON 8940 Economic Internship (3)

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