Alphabetical List of U.S. Graduate Programs in Economics


School Name
Website Link
Ph.D. Program
Terminal Master's
Location
Notes
American University
x
x
Washington D.C. Master's in Economics or International Economics
American University Online  
x
Washington D.C. online MA in Economics
Arizona State University
x
  Tempe, AZ  
Auburn University
x
x
Auburn, AL  
Bard College, Levy Economics Institute  
x
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY M.S. in Economic Theory and Policy
Baylor University  
x
Waco, TX Also offers a graduate-level Minor in Economics for students enrolled in other graduate programs.
Boise State University  
x
Boise, ID M.S. in Economics and Master of Economics (M.Ec.)
Boston College
x
x
Chestnut Hill, MA Offers MS in Applied Economics Woods College of Advancing Studies
Boston University
x
x
Boston, MA  
Bowling Green State University  
x
Bowling Green, OH Offers a Masters degree in Financial Economics
Brandeis University
x
x
Waltham, MA Offers a Masters of Arts in International Economics and Finance
Brown University
x
  Providence, RI  
Buffalo State College – the State University of New York  
x
Buffalo, NY MA in Applied Economics
California Lutheran University  
x
Thousand Oaks, CA Master's in Quantitative Economics
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
x
  Pasadena, CA Offers Social Sciences PhD program which researches areas common to economics
California Polytechnic State University  
x
San Luis Obispo, CA  
California State Polytechnic University  
x
Pomona, CA  
California State University - Fullerton  
x
Fullerton, CA  
California State University - East Bay (formerly California State University, Hayward)  
x
Hayward, CA MA in Economics
California State University - Long Beach  
x
Long Beach, CA MA in Economics
California State University - Los Angeles  
x
Los Angeles, CA MA in Financial Economics, Global Economics, and Public Policy Economics
California State University - Sacramento  
x
Sacramento, CA  
Carnegie Mellon University
x
  Pittsburgh, PA  
Carnegie Mellon University
x
  Pittsburgh, PA Joint Ph.D. in Economics and Public Policy
Catholic University of America  
x
Washington D.C. Master's in Intergral Economic Development Management or Integral Economic Development Policy
Central Michigan University  
x
Mount Pleasant, MI Offers accelerated Master's in Economics
Claremont University
x
x
Claremont, CA Also offers a dual PhD in Economics/MBA program
Clark University
x
  Worcester, MA  
Clemson University
x
x
Clemson, SC Offers a Master's in Economics or in Applied Economics and Statistics
Cleveland State University
 
x
Cleveland, OH  
Colorado School of Mines
x
x
Golden, CO Master's and Ph.D in Mineral & Energy Economics and Master's in Petroleum Economics Management
Colorado State University
x
x
Fort Collins, CO  
Columbia University
x
x
New York, NY MA in Economics
Columbia University
x
  New York, NY Joint Ph.D. in Economics and Finance
Cornell University
x
  Ithaca, NY  
CUNY - City University of New York  
x
New York, NY  
CUNY - City University of New York Grad Center
x
  New York, NY  
CUNY- Baruch College  
x
New York, NY Master's is MBA in Economics
CUNY- Brooklyn  
x
Brooklyn, NY Master's in Economic Analysis
CUNY- Hunter  
x
Hunter, NY  
Depaul University  
x
Chicago, IL Master's in Economics & Policy Analysis, MBA in Economics & Policy Analysis, MBA in Applied Economics
Duke University
x
x
Durham, NC Master's of Arts in Economics, Master's of Science in Economics and Computation, Master's of Science in Statistical and Economic Modeling
Drexel University
x
x
Philadelphia, PA  
East Carolina University  
x
Greenville, NC Master's in Quantitative Economics or Econometrics
Eastern Illinois University  
x
Charleston, IL  
Eastern Michigan University  
x
Ypsilanti, MI Master's in Economics, Applied Economics, Trade and Economic Development, International Economic and Development, or Health Economics and a Graduate Certificate in Medical Economics
Emory University
x
  Atlanta, GA  
Florida Atlantic University  
x
Boca Raton, FL Master's in General Economics, International Economics, or Financial Economics
Florida International University
x
x
Miami, FL Master's in General or Applied Economics
Florida State University
x
x
Tallahassee, FL  
Fordham University
x
x
Bronx, NY  
George Mason University
x
x
Fairfax, VA  
George Washington University
x
x
Washington D.C.  
Georgetown University
x
x
Washington D.C. Master's is in Applied Economics
Georgia Institute of Technology
x
x
Atlanta, GA  
Georgia Southern University  
x
Statesboro, GA  
Georgia State University
x
x
Atlanta, GA  
Harvard University
x
  Cambridge, MA  
Harvard University
x
  Cambridge, MA Joint Ph.D. in Business Economics
Howard University
x
x
Washington D.C. Offer specializations in development economics, urban economics, human resources economics, and international economics
Illinois State University  
x
Normal, IL M.A. or M.S. in Applied Economics
Indiana University
x
x
Bloomington, IN Master's is MBA in Economics
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
x
x
Indianapolis, IN  
Iowa State University
x
x
Ames, IA Master's and Ph.D in Economics or Agricultural Economics
Johns Hopkins University
x
  Baltimore, MD  
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
x
x Baltimore, MD Offers Master of Health Science in Economics and PhD in Health Policy and Management
Johns Hopkins University-Washington  
x
Washington D.C. Master's in Applied Economics
Johns Hopkins University-School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
x
  Washington D.C. Offers MA in International Economics and Finance
Kansas State University
x
x
Manhattan, KS  
Kent State University  
x
Kent, OH  
Lehigh University
x
x
Bethlehem, PA Master's in Economics or Health & Bio-Pharmaceutical Economics; PhD in Business and Economics
Louisiana State University
x
x
Baton Rouge, LA  
           
Marquette University  
x
Milwaukee, WI MS in Applied Economics, Five year BS/MS and BA/MS options
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
x
  Cambridge, MA  
Miami University  
x
Oxford, OH Offers MA in Economics
Michigan State University
x
  East Lansing, MI Also offers Economics of Education PhD
Michigan Technological University  
x
Houghton, MI  
Middle Tennessee State University
x
x
Murfreesboro, TN Master's in Industrial Relations or Financial Economics
Mississippi State University
x
x
Mississippi State, MS Master's in Economics; PhD in Applied Economics
Montana State University  
x
Bozeman, MT Master's in Applied Economics
Murray State University  
x
Murray, KY  
New Mexico State University  
x
La Cruces, NM Master's in Economics or Agricultural Economics, Ph.D in Economic Development
New York University (NYU)
x
x
New York, NY  
New York University (NYU)
x
  New York, NY Joint Economics Ph.D/J.D.
North Carolina State University
x
x
Raleigh NC  
North Dakota State University  
x
Fargo, ND Master's in Agribusiness & Applied Economics
Northeastern University
x
x
Boston, MA Master's and PhD in Applied Economics
Northern Illinois University
x
x
DeKalb, IL  
Northwestern University
x
  Evanston, IL  
Ohio State University
x
  Columbus, OH Offers a Graduate minor in Economics
Ohio University  
x
Athens, OH Master's in Applied Economics or Financial Economics
Oklahoma State University
x
x
Stillwater, OK  
Old Dominion University  
x
Norfolk, VA  
Oregon State University
x
x
Corvallis, OR Master's and PhD in Applied Economics
Penn State University
x
x
University Park, PA Offers MA in economics
Portland State University  
x
Portland, OR Also offers Graduate Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Princeton University
x
  Princeton, NJ  
Purdue University
x
x
West Lafayette, IN  
Rensselear Polytechnic University
x
  Troy, NY PhD in Ecological Economics
Rice University
x
x
Houston, TX Master of Energy Economics
Roosevelt University  
x
Chicago, IL  
Rutgers University
x
x
New Brunswick, NJ  
Rutgers University  
x
Newark, NJ  
Saint Cloud State University  
x
St. Cloud, MN Master's in Applied Economics
St. Norbert College  
x
De Pere, WI MSAE in conjunction with Marquette University
San Diego State University  
x
San Diego, CA  
San Francisco State University  
x
San Francisco, CA  
San Jose State University  
x
San Jose, CA Master's of Economics or Applied Economics
South Dakota State University  
x
Brookings, SD  
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
x
x
Carbondale, IL  
Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville  
x
Edwardsville, IL Master's in Applied Economics & Finance
Southern Methodist University
x
x
Dallas, TX Master's in Law and Economics, Applied Economics, or Applied Economics and Predictive Analysis; PhD in Economics
Stanford University
x
  Stanford, CA Joint Ph.D.s in Law and Economics and Economics and Public Policy
Suffolk University  
x
Boston, MA Master's in Economics, International Economics, or joint Master of Science in International Economics and Law
SUNY - Albany
x
x
Albany, NY Master's in General Economics or Economic Forecasting
SUNY - Binghamton
x
x
Binghamton, NY  
SUNY - Buffalo
x
x
Buffalo, NY M.A. and M.S. in Economics
SUNY - Stony Brook
x
x
Stony Brook, NY  
Syracuse University
x
x
Syracuse, NY  
Teachers College- Columbia University
x
x
New York, NY Master's in Economics or Education in Economics
Temple University
x
x
Philadelphia, PA  
Texas A&M University
x
x
College Station, TX Focuses in Financial Economics or Financial Econometrics
Texas Tech University
x
x
Lubbock, TX  
The New School
x
x
New York, NY Master's in Economics, Global Political Economy & Finance, or Philosophy in Economics
Tulane University
x
x
New Orleans, LA Master's in Policy Economics and Ph.D. in Economic Analysis and Policy
Tufts University
x
x
Medford, MA Offers MS in Economics and MS in Environmental Economics and Urban Planning Interdisciplinary MS. Also offers PhD in Human Developmental Economics and Economics and Public Policy.
University of Akron  
x
Akron, OH  
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
x
x
Tuscaloosa, AL Master's focus in Ph.D. Preparation, Applied Economics, or Policy Economics
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
x
  Tuscaloosa, AL Joint Economics Ph.D/J.D.
University of Alaska - Fairbanks  
x
Fairbanks, AK Master's in Resource & Applied Economics
University of Arizona
x
  Tucson, AZ  
University of Arizona
x
  Tucson, AZ Joint Economics Ph.D/J.D.
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
x
x
Fayetteville, AR  
University of California - Berkeley
x
  Berkeley, CA  
University of California - Davis
x
  Davis, CA  
University of California - Irvine
x
  Irvine, CA Offers joint Economic and Statistics program
University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA)
x
x
Los Angeles, CA Master's of Applied Economics
University of California - Riverside
x
  Riverside, CA  
University of California - San Diego
x
  San Diego, CA  
University of California - Santa Barbara
x
x
Santa Barbara, CA  
University of California - Santa Cruz
x
x
Santa Cruz, CA Master's in Applied Economics and Finance
University of Chicago
x
  Chicago, IL  
University of Chicago
x
  Chicago, IL Joint Ph.D. in Economics and Financial Economics
University of Cincinnati
x
x
Cincinnati, OH Master's and PhD in Applied Economics
University of Colorado - Boulder
x
  Boulder, CO Does not offer stand-alone Master's degrees. However, PhD students will earn their Master's as they progress.
University of Colorado - Denver  
x
Denver, CO  
University of Connecticut - Storrs
x
x
Storrs, CT Master of Science in Quantitative Economics
University of Delaware
x
x
Newark, DE Master's in Economics, Economics and Applied Econometrics, Ph.D. in Economic Education, and a joint Master's in Finance and Ph.D. in Economics
University of Denver  
x
Denver, CO  
University of Florida
x
  Gainesville, FL Only in special circumstances are students admitted solely to the the Master's program.
University of Georgia
x
  Athens, GA  
University of Hawaii
x
x
Manoa, HI Focus on current and prospective public sector professionals
University of Houston
x
x
Houston, TX Master's in Applied Economics
University of Idaho  
x
Moscow, ID Master's in Applied Economics
University of Illinois - Chicago
x
x
Chicago, IL Offers a joint MBA-MA in Economics
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
x
x
Champaign, IL Master's in Policy Economics
University of Iowa
x
  Iowa City, IA  
University of Kansas
x
x
Lawrence, KA  
University of Kentucky
x
x
Lexington, KY  
University of Maine  
x
Orono, ME Master's in Economics, Financial Economics, or Resource Economics & Policy
University of Maryland - Baltimore  
x
Baltimore, MD Master's in Policy Analysis
University of Maryland - College Park
x
  College Park, MD Master's of Professional Studies in Applied Economics
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
x
x
Amherst, MA  
University of Massachusetts - Boston
 
x
Boston, MA MA in Applied Economics
University of Memphis
x
x
Memphis, TN PhD in Business Administration with a concentration in Economics
University of Miami
x
x
Miami, FL  
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
x
x
Ann Arbor, MI Master's in Applied Economics
University of Minnesota
x
x
Minneapolis, MN MS in Applied Economics offered by the Department of Applied Economics
University of Mississippi
x
x
University, MS  
University of Missouri - Columbia
x
x
Columbia, MO Offers dual Master's degree in Applied Mathematics and Economics, Economics and Statistics, or Juris Doctor and Economics
University of Missouri - Kansas City
x
x
Kansas City, MO  
University of Missouri- St. Louis  
x
St. Louis, MO  
University of Montana  
x
Missoula, MT  
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
x
x
Lincoln, NE  
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
x
  Lincoln, NE Joint Ph.D. in Economics and Statistics
University of Nebraska- Omaha  
x
Omaha, NE  
University of Nevada - Las Vegas  
x
Las Vegas, NV Master's in Applied Economics or Dual Master's in Mathematics and Economics
University of Nevada - Reno
x
x
Reno, NV  
University of New Hampshire
x
x
Durham, NH  
University of New Mexico
x
x
Albuquerque, NM  
University of New Orleans
x
  New Orleans, LA Ph.D in Financial Economics
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
x
x
Chapel Hill, NC  
University of North Carolina - Charlotte  
x
Charlotte, NC  
University of North Carolina - Greensboro
x
x
Greensboro, NC Master's in Applied Economics
University of North Dakota  
x
Grand Forks, ND Master's in Applied Economics. MS also offered online.
University of North Texas  
x
Denton, TX  
University of Notre Dame
x
  Norte Dame, IN  
University of Oklahoma
x
x
Norman, OK M.A. programs in Applied Economics and Managerial Economics
University of Oregon
x
x
Eugene, OR  
University of Pennsylvania
x
  Philadelphia, PA  
University of Pittsburgh
x
  Pittsburg, PA  
University of Rhode Island
x
x
Kingston, RI MS and PhD in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
University of Rochester
x
  Rochester, NY  
University of San Francisco  
x
San Francisco, CA Master's in Economics or International and Development Economics
University of South Carolina
x
x
Columbia, SC  
University of South Florida
x
x
St. Petersburg, FL  
University of Southern California
x
x
Los Angeles, CA Master's in Economics or Economics Development Programming
University of Tennessee
x
x
Knoxville, TN  
University of Texas- Arlington  
x
Arlington, TX Master's in Economic Data Analytics
University of Texas - Austin
x
x
Austin, TX  
University of Texas - Dallas
x
x
Dallas, TX Master's in Applied Economics
University of Texas - El Paso  
x
El Paso, TX  
University of Texas - San Antonio  
x
San Antonio, TX Master's in Economics or MBA concentration in Business Economics
University of Toledo  
x
Toledo, OH Master's in Economics,  Economics with an Applied Econometric Specialization or Economics & Education
University of Utah
x
x
Salt Lake City, UT Master's in Economics or Statstics in Economics
University of Virginia
x
  Charlottesville, VA  
University of Washington
x
 
Seattle, WA  
University of Wisconsin - Madison
x
x
Madison, WI  
University of Wisconsin - Madison
x
  Madison, WI Joint Ph.D. in Business Finance and Economics
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
x
x
Milwaukee, WI  
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater  
x
Whitewater, WI Currently not enrolling new students into the MS Applied Economics program
University of Wyoming
x
x
Laramie, WY Also offers dual Master's in Economics and Finance
Utah State University
x
x
Logan, UT Master's in Applied Economics or Economics and Statistics
Vanderbilt University
x
x
Nashville, TN Master's in Economic Development
Vanderbilt Law and Economics
x
  Nashville, TN Joint-degree in Law and Economics
Virginia Commonwealth University  
x
Richmond, VA  
Virginia State University  
x
Petersburg, VA  
Virginia Tech
x
  Blacksburg, VA  
Washington State University
x
x
Pullman, WA Master's in Applied Economics and Ph.D programs in Economics or Agricultural Economics
Washington University- St. Louis
x
x
St. Louis, MO  
Wayne State University
x
x
Detroit, MI  
West Texas A&M University  
x
Canyon, TX Master's in Finance & Economics
West Virginia University
x
x
Morgantown, WV MA is available as terminal program in few cases
Western Illinois University  
x
Macomb, IL  
Western Kentucky University  
x
Bowling Green, KY Master's in Applied Economics
Western Michigan University
x
x
Kalamazoo MI Master's in Applied Economics
Wharton Business School (at Univ. of PA)
x
  Philadelphia, PA PhD in Applied Economics
Wichita State University  
x
Wichita, KS  
Williams College  
x
Williamstown, MA Focus on Economic students from low and middle-income countries who have some practical experience
Wright State University  
x
Dayton, OH Master's in Social and Applied Economics
Yale University
x
x
New Haven, CT Master's in International Economics and Development Economics
Yale University
x
  New Haven, CT Joint Economics Ph.D/J.D.
Yeshiva University  
x
New York, NY Master's in Quantitative Economics
Youngstown State University  
x
Youngstown, OH Master's in Economics or Financial Economics