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Master’s Curriculum

Course Requirements

Core Econometrics: Three quarters of core econometrics training (EC 523, 524, and 525).

Core Theory: Two quarters of economic theory (EC 511 microeconomic theory and EC 513 macroeconomic theory).

Elective Coursework: Seven elective graduate field courses in economics. These courses can be selected from offered 500-level field courses, excluding EC 503 and 508.

 

Programs of Study

The programs of study below are examples for the Master’s program. Other configurations are possible.

Sample Program of Study – One Academic Year

Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
EC 523 Econometrics EC 524 Econometrics EC 525 Econometrics
EC 511 Microeconomic Theory Elective 2 Elective 5
EC 513 Macroeconomic Theory Elective 3 Elective 6
Elective 1 Elective 4 Elective 7

 

Sample Program of Study – Four Terms

 Year One

Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
EC 523 Econometrics EC 524 Econometrics EC 525 Econometrics
EC 511 Microeconomic Theory Elective 1 Elective 3
EC 513 Macroeconomic Theory Elective 2 Elective 4

 Year Two

Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
Elective 5
Elective 6
Elective 7

 

Sample Program of Study – Two Years

Year One

Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
EC 523 Econometrics EC 524 Econometrics EC 525 Econometrics
EC 511 Microeconomic Theory Elective 1 Elective 2

Year Two

Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
EC 513 Macroeconomic Theory Elective 4 Elective 6
Elective 3 Elective 5 Elective 7