The Master of Science in Applied Economics program is structured to be flexible. Full-time students can complete the degree in one calendar year and part-time students in two calendar years. Students can leverage their studies in economics by obtaining a complementary graduate certificate, for example in Finance, Marketing or Business Analytics.
Master of Science in Applied Economics students will:
- Acquire and apply advanced economic principles to essential problems in business and economics
- Manage and analyze data using software packages such as SAS
- Communicate clearly and cogently in written and oral form using modern technology
- Acquire advanced quantitative and econometric techniques and be able use them to design and conduct applied economic research that will inform managerial and policy decision-making