Alphabetical List of U.S. Graduate Programs in Economics


School Name
Website Link
PhD Program
Terminal Master's
Location
Notes
American University
x
x

Washington D.C.

MA in Economics or International Economics
Online Masters in Applied Economics

Arizona State University
x

 

Tempe, AZ

 

Auburn University
x
x

Auburn, AL

PhD in Applied Economics (Joint with Agricultural Economics and Forestry Economics). MS in Economics.

Baylor University

 

x

Waco, TX

 

Boston College
x

 

Chestnut Hill, MA

 

Boston College

 

x

Chestnut Hill, MA

MS in Applied Economics through Woods College of Advancing Studies

Boston University
x
x

Boston, MA

 

Bowling Green State University

 

x

Bowling Green, OH

Offers an MA in Financial Economics

Brandeis University
x
 

Waltham, MA

PhD offered in International Economics and Finance

Brandeis University
 
x

Waltham, MA

Offers full length (2 years), accelerated (1 year) and BA/MA (5 years) MA in International Economics and Finance.
Brown University
x
x

Providence, RI

 

Buffalo State College - the State University of New York

 

x

Buffalo, NY

 

California Lutheran University

 

x

Thousand Oaks, CA

MS in Quantative Economics
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
x

 

Pasadena, CA

Offers Social Sciences PhD program which researches areas common to economics
California State Polytechnic University

 

x

San Luis Obispo, CA

MS in Quantitative Economics

California State Polytechnic University- Pomona

 

x

Pomona, CA

 

California State University - Fullerton

 

x

Fullerton, CA

 

California State University East Bay

 

x

Hayward, CA

MS in Economics

California State University Long Beach

 

x

Long Beach, CA

MA in Economics
MS in Supply Chain Management

California State University Los Angeles

 

x

Los Angeles, CA

MA in Financial Economics
MA in Global Economics
MA in Public Policy Economics

California State University- Sacramento

 

x

Sacramento, CA

 

Carnegie Mellon University
x

 

Pittsburgh, PA

Economics PhD
Financial Economics PhD
Behavioral Economics (Joint PhD with Social and Decision Sciences)
Economics and Public Policy (Joint PhD)

Catholic University of America

 

x

Washington D.C.

MA in Intergral Economic Development Management
MA in Integral Economic Development Policy

Central Michigan University

 

x

Mount Pleasant, MI

Offers traditional and accelerated (1 year) Master's in Economics

Claremont University
x
x

Claremont, CA

MA in Economics
MS in Global Commerce & Finance
MA in International Political Economy
PhD in Economics
PhD in Political Science & Economics

Clark University
x

 

Worcester, MA

 

Clemson University
x
x

Clemson, SC

MA in Economics
MS in Applied Economics and Statistics
PhD in Economics

Cleveland State University

 

x

Cleveland, OH

 

Colorado School of Mines
x
x

Golden, CO

MS in Mineral & Energy Economics
MA Dual Degree with Petroleum Economics and Management (8 months in France)
PhD in Mineral & Energy Economics

Colorado State University
x
x

Fort Collins, CO

Economics MA Program Focuses: Regional Economic Analysis, Political Economy, International Economics, Public Economics, Environmental Economics
Economics PhD
MS and PhD in Agricultural and Resources Economics

Columbia University
x
x

New York, NY

 
Columbia Business School
x
x

New York, NY

MS in Financial Economics
Joint PhD in Finance and Economics
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

MBA with courses in Economics & Finance

CUNY- Brooklyn

 

x

Brooklyn, NY

MS in Business Administration - Economic Analysis

CUNY- Hunter

 

x

Hunter, NY

BA/MA in Economics
MA in Economics

Depaul University

 

x

Chicago, IL

MS in Economics & Policy Analysis
MBA in Applied Economics

Duke University
x
x

Durham, NC

MA in Economics
MA in Analytical Political Economy
MS in Economics and Computation
MS in Quantitative Financial Economics

Drexel University
x
x

Philadelphia, PA

MS in Economics
MS in Economics and Computer Science

East Carolina University
x
x

Greenville, NC

Master's in Quantitative Economics and Econometrics
PhD in Coastal Resources Management, Economics Concentration

Eastern Illinois University

 

x

Charleston, IL

 

Eastern Michigan University

 

x

Ypsilanti, MI

MA in Economics
MA in Applied Econometrics
MA in International Economic and Development,
MA in Health Economics
MA in Trade & Development
Graduate Certificate in Medical Economics

Emory University
x

 

Atlanta, GA

Focus Areas: Macroeconomics, Health/Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics

Florida Atlantic University

 

x

Boca Raton, FL

MS in General Economics, International Economics, or Financial Economics

Florida International University
x
x

Miami, FL

18 month MA in General Economics or Applied Economics
BA/MA in Economics

Florida State University
x
x

Tallahassee, FL

 

Fordham University
x
x

Bronx, NY

accelerated (1 Year) MA in Economics
MA in International Political Economy and Development
Part-time and fully funded full-time PhD in Economics
PhD tracks: Development Economics, Financial Economics, International Economics, Monetary Economics

George Mason University
x
x

Fairfax, VA

 

George Mason University  
x

Washington D.C.

MA in International Commerce and Policy
George Washington University
x
x

Washington D.C.

MA in Applied Economics
PhD in Economics

Georgetown University
x
x

Washington D.C.

MA in Applied Economics
MA in Political Economy
MS in Economics

Georgia Institute of Technology
x
x

Atlanta, GA

 

Georgia Southern University

 

x
Stateboro, GA

Online MS in Applied Economics
Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics

Georgia State University
x
x

Atlanta, GA

MA in Economics
PhD in Economics

Harvard University
x

 

Cambridge, MA

 

Harvard University GSAS
x

 

Cambridge, MA

Joint PhD in Business Economics

Howard University
x
x

Washington D.C.

Economics MA and PhD
Offer specializations in development economics, urban economics, human resources economics, and international economics

Illinois State University

 

x

Normal, IL

MA or MS in Applied Economics, Applied Community & Economic Development, Financial Economics, and Electricity, Natural Gas, & Telecommunications Economics, Quantitative Economics.

Indiana University
x
x

Bloomington, IN

Masters is MBA in Economics

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
x
x

Indianapolis, IN

MA and PhD in Economics

Iowa State University
x
x

Ames, IA

MS and PhD in Economics or Agricultural Economics

Johns Hopkins University
x
x

Baltimore, MD

MA in International Economics and Finance
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
x
x

Baltimore, MD

Offers Master of Health Science in Health Economics and Outcomes
PhD in Health Policy and Management
Johns Hopkins University- Washington

 

x

Washington D.C.

MS in Applied Economics, and Combined Economics Masters with an MBA, Investments, or Financial Management

Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
x
x

Washington D.C.

Offers MA in International Economics and Finance, PhD is interdisciplinary with qualitative fields, Doctor of International Affairs (DIA)

Kansas State University
x
x

Manhattan, KS

MA and PhD in Economics

Kent State University

 

x

Kent, OH

MA in Economics with concentrations in Economic Analysis and Financial Economics

Lehigh University
x
x

Bethlehem, PA

 MS in Applied Economics; PhD in Business and Economics

Louisiana State University
x
x

Baton Rouge, LA

MS and PhD in Economics with STEM designation
Also offer Certificate in Econometrics.

Marquette University

 

x

Milwaukee, WI

MS in Applied Economics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
x
x

Cambridge, MA

Offers blended Master's program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy

Miami University

 

x

Oxford, OH

Offers MA in Economics with STEM designation

Michigan State University
x

 

East Lansing, MI

Also offers Economics of Education PhD

Michigan Technological University

 

x

Houghton, MI

Master's in Applied Natural Resource Economics

Middle Tennessee State University
x
x

Murfreesboro, TN

MA in Economics with concentrations in General Economics and Financial Economics

Mills College  
x

Oakland, CA

Master's in Applied Economics

Mississippi State University
x
 

Mississippi State, MS

PhD in Economics

Montana State University

 

x

Bozeman, MT

Master's in Applied Economics

Murray State University

 

x

Murray, KY

MS in Economics and MS in Economic Development

New Mexico State University
x
x

Las Cruces, NM

MA in Economics or MS in Agricultural Economics, PhD in Economic Development; Graduate Certificate in Public Utility Regulation & Economics

New York University (NYU)
x
x

New York, NY

 

New York University (NYU) Law
x

 

New York, NY

Joint Economics PhD/JD

North Carolina State University
x
x

Raleigh NC

Accelerated BA/MA
MS or MR in Economics
May receive Masters en route to PhD Terminal Masters offers four concentrations: Financial/Macro, International Development and Trade, Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, or Economic Policy.

North Dakota State University

 

x

Fargo, ND

MS in Agribusiness & Applied Economics

Northeastern University
x
x

Boston, MA

Accelerated MA in Economics
MS and PhD in Applied Economics, both STEM Certified

Northern Illinois University
x
x

DeKalb, IL

MA and PhD in Economics, Graduate Certificate in Financial Engineering

Northwestern University
x

 

Evanston, IL

 

Ohio State University
x

 

Columbus, OH

Offers a Graduate minor in Economics

Ohio University

 

x

Athens, OH

MA in Economics or Financial Economics

Oklahoma State University
x
x

Stillwater, OK

MS and PhD in Economics
Major fields of study: Regional and Urban Economics, Development Economics, International Economics, and Energy and Environmental Economics

Old Dominion University

 

x

Norfolk, VA

MA in Economics

Oregon State University
x
x

Corvallis, OR

MS, MA, and PhD in Applied Economics

Penn State University
x
x

University Park, PA

MA and PhD in Economics

Portland State University

 

x

Portland, OR

MS and MA in Economics
Also offers Graduate Certificates in Environmental & Natural Resource Economics and Econometrics & Data Analysis.

Princeton University
x

 

Princeton, NJ

 

Purdue University
x
x

West Lafayette, IN

 

Rensselaer Polytechnic University

 

x

Troy, NY

MS in Economics 
Rice University
x
x

Houston, TX

Master of Energy Economics

Roosevelt University

 

x

Chicago, IL

MA in Economics

Rutgers University
x
x

New Brunswick, NJ

 

Rutgers Graduate School

 

x

Newark, NJ

MA in Economics
5 year BA/MA available

Saint Cloud State University

 

x

St. Cloud, MN

Master's in Applied Economics
Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics

St. Norbert College

 

x

De Pere, WI

Accelerated MS in Applied Economics

San Diego State University

 

x

San Diego, CA

MA in Economics

San Francisco State University

 

x

San Francisco, CA

MA in Economics

San Jose State University

 

x

San Jose, CA

MA in Economics or MA in Economics with concentration in Applied Economics

South Dakota State University

 

x

Brookings, SD

MS in Economics, Accelerated program available

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
x
x

Carbondale, IL

MS and PhD in Economics with STEM designation with specializations in Economic Development, International Economics, Monetary Theory and Policy, and Finance

Southern Methodist University
x
x

Dallas TX

MA in Applied Economics, MA in Economics, MS in Applied Economics and Predictive Analytics; PhD in Economics

Stanford University
x

 

Stanford, CA

Joint Degrees: JD & MA in Economics; JD & PhD in Economics; PhD in Economics with Masters in Public Policy, PhD minor available

SUNY - Albany
x
x

Albany, NY

MA in Economics or Economic Forecasting
PhD in Economics
Graduate Certificate in Economic Forecasting

SUNY - Binghamton
x
x

Binghamton, NY

MA and PhD in Economics

SUNY - Buffalo
x
x

Buffalo, NY

MA in Economics, MS in Econometric and Quantitative Economics

SUNY - Stony Brook
x
x

Stony Brook, NY

MA and PhD in Economics

Syracuse University
x
x

Syracuse, NY

MA and PhD in Economics

Teachers College- Columbia University
x
x

New York, NY

MA in Economics and Education; ED.M in Economics and Education; PhD in Economics and Education

Temple University
x
x

Philadelphia, PA

MA and PhD in Economics

Texas A&M University
x
x

College Station, TX

MS and PhD in Economics
Focuses in Financial Economics or Financial Econometrics

Texas Tech University
x
x

Lubbock, TX

MA and PhD in Economics

The New School
x
x

New York, NY

MA and MS in Economics; MA in Global Political Economy and Finance

Tulane University
x
x

New Orleans, LA

Master's in Policy Economics and PhD in Public Economics and Public Policy

Tufts University
x
x

Medford, MA

 MS in Economics, MS in Environmental Economics and Urban Planning, PhD in Human Developmental Economics and Economics and Public Policy

University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
x
x

Tuscaloosa, AL

MA and PhD in Economics
Master's focus in PhD Preparation, Applied Economics, or Policy Economics

University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
x

 

Tuscaloosa, AL

Joint Economics PhD/JD

University of Alaska - Fairbanks

 

x

Fairbanks, AK

MS in Resource & Applied Economics
PhD in Natural Resources and Sustainability with Natural Resource and Environmental Economics Focus.

University of Arizona
x
x

Tucson, AZ

 

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
x
x

Fayetteville, AR

MA and PhD in Economics

University of California - Berkeley
x

 

Berkeley, CA

 

University of California - Davis
x

 

Davis, CA

 

University of California - Irvine
x

 

Irvine, CA

Offers joint Statistics Masters with Economics PhD

University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA)
x
x

Los Angeles, CA

Master's of Applied Economics
University of California - Merced
x
 
Merced, CA Applied Micro/Policy focus
University of California - Riverside
x

 

Riverside, CA

 

University of California - San Diego
x

 

La Jolla, CA

 

University of California - Santa Barbara
x

 

Santa Barbara, CA

 

University of California - Santa Cruz
x
x

Santa Cruz, CA

MS in Applied Economics and Finance

University of  Chicago
x
x

Chicago, IL

MA in Social Sciences with Economics Concentration; PhD in Economics; Joint PhD Economics & Finance

University of Cincinnati
x
x

Cincinnati, OH

MS in Applied Economics

University of Colorado - Boulder
x

 

Boulder, CO

 

University of  Colorado - Denver
x
x

Denver, CO

MA in Economics, MS in Health Economics, PhD in Health Economics

University of Connecticut - Storrs
x
x

Storrs, CT

MSin Quantitative Economics
University of Delaware
x
x

Newark, DE

MA in Economics, Economics and Applied Econometrics, Economics and Entreperneurship for Educators, or Dual MA/MBS; PhD in Economics or Economic Education

University of Denver

 

x

Denver, CO

MA in Economics

University of Florida
x
x

Gainesville, FL

BA/MA in Economics
PhD in Economics
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

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Houston
x
x

Houston, TX

MA in Applied Economics

University of Illinois - Chicago
x
x

Chicago, IL

MA in Economics or Applied Economics, Joint MBA-MA in Economics, PhD in Economics

University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
x
x

Champaign, IL

MS in Policy Economics

University of Iowa
x

 

Iowa City, IA

 

University of Kansas
x
x

Lawrence, KA

MA in Economics, Joint JD and MA in Economics

University of Kentucky
x
x

Lexington, KY

MS and PhD in Economics

University of Maine

 

x
Orono, ME

MA or MS in Economics, MS in Financial Economics, or MS in Resource Economics & Policy

University of Maryland - Baltimore

 

x

Baltimore, MD

MA in Economic Policy Analysis

University of Maryland - College Park
x
x

College Park, MD

MS in Applied Economics
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
x
x

Amherst, MA

Accelerated MA for undergraduates at UMass Amherst, Mount Holyoke College, Hampshire College, Amherst College, and Smith College

University of Massachusetts - Boston

 

x

Boston, MA

MA in Applied Economics

University of Memphis
x
x

Memphis, TN

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Miami
x
x

Miami, FL

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
x
x

Ann Arbor, MI

MA in Applied Economics; PhD in Economics, Joint PhD programs in Business, Public Policy, Social Work, and a student designed Interdependent Degree.

University of Minnesota
x
x

Minneapolis, MN

MS in Applied Economics offered by Department of Applied Economics

University of Mississippi
x
x

University, MS

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Missouri - Columbia
x
x

Columbia, MO

MA in economics, dual MA in economics/statistics, dual MA in economics/ mathematics, dual MA in economics/JD, Online MA in Economics, PhD in Economics

University of Missouri - Kansas City
x
x

Kansas City, MO

 

University of Missouri- St. Louis

 

x

St. Louis, MO

MA in Economics with STEM designation
Offer Certificate in Applied Econometrics and Data Analysis
Applied economics and data analysis focus

University of Montana

 

x

Missoula, MT

MA in Economics

University of Nebraska - Lincoln
x
x

Lincoln, NE

 

University of Nebraska - Lincoln
x

 

Lincoln, NE

MA and PhD in Economics, MS and PhD in Agricultural Economics, Masters of Education with Focus in Economics Education, six PhD Concentrations including Feminist Economics.

University of Nebraska- Omaha

 

x

Omaha, NE

 

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

 

x

Las Vegas, NV

MA in Economics, MS in Data Analytics and Applied Economics, Dual MS in Mathematics/MA in Economics

University of Nevada - Reno
x
x

Reno, NV

 

University of New Hampshire
x
x

Durham, NH

MA in Analytical Economics, PhD in Economics

University of New Mexico
x
x

Albuquerque, NM

MA and PhD in Economics

University of New Orleans
x

 

New Orleans, LA

PhD in Financial Economics

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
x
x

Chapel Hill, NC

MS and PhD in Economics

University of North Carolina - Charlotte

 

x

Charlotte, NC

MS in Economics

University of North Carolina - Greensboro
x
x

Greensboro, NC

MA in Applied Economics, also offer an accelerated MA/PhD in Economics

University of North Dakota

 

x

Grand Forks, ND

MS in Applied Economics, optionally taken online. Also offer an Applied Economics Certificate.

University of North Texas

 

x

Denton, TX

MS and PhD in Economics

University of Notre Dame
x

 

Norte Dame, IN

 

University of Oklahoma
x
x

Norman, OK

MA in Managerial Economics, MA in Applied Economics

University of Oregon
x
x

Eugene, OR

 

University of Pennsylvania
x

 

Philadelphia, PA

 

University of Pittsburgh
x
x

Pittsburgh, PA

MS in Quantitative Economics, STEM designated

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

MS in Economics or International and Development Economics

University of South Carolina
x
x

Columbia, SC

MA and PhD in Economics, Economics and Law MA/JD

University of South Florida
x
x

St. Petersburg, FL

 

University of Southern California
x
x

Los Angeles, CA

MA in Economics or Economic Development Programming, MS in Applied Economics and Econometrics, MS in Spatial Economics and Data Analysis

University of Tennessee
x
x

Knoxville, TN

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Texas- Arlington

 

x

Arlington, TX

MS in Economic Data Analytics

University of Texas - Austin
x
x

Austin, TX

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Texas - Dallas
x
x

Dallas, TX

MS and PhD in Economics

University of Texas - El Paso

 

x

El Paso, TX

MS in Economics

University of Texas - San Antonio

 

x

San Antonio, TX

MA in Economics

University of Toledo

 

x

Toledo, OH

MA in Economics, MA in Economics with an Applied Econometric Specialization

University of Utah
x
x

Salt Lake City, UT

MS in Economics, MA in Economics, Master of Statistics in Econometrics

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 PhD in Business Finance and Economics

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
x
x

Milwaukee, WI

MA and PhD in Economics

University of Wyoming
x
x

Laramie, WY

MS and PhD in Economics

Utah State University
x
x

Logan, UT

MS in Applied Economics or Economics and Statistics, PhD in Economics. MS in Economics Statistics and PhD candidates are only accepted on odd years.
Program emphases are Agricultural Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, and Regional Economic Development.

Vanderbilt University
x
x

Nashville, TN

MA in Economic Development, STEM designated

Vanderbilt University
x

 

Nashville, TN

Joint JD and PhD in Economics

Virginia Commonwealth University

 

x

Richmond, VA

MA in Economics

Virginia State University

 

x

Petersburg, VA

Thesis and non-thesis options
Optional concentration in Public Administration

Virginia Tech
x

 

Blacksburg, VA

STEM certified PhD

Washington State University
x
x

Pullman, WA

MS in Applied Economics and PhD programs in Economics or Agricultural Economics

Washington University- St. Louis
x
 

St. Louis, MO

PhD in Economics, Joint JD and PhD in Economics

Wayne State University
x
x

Detroit, MI

MA in Economics, Joint JD and MA in Economics

West Texas A&M University

 

x

Canyon, TX

MS in Finance & Economics

West Virginia University
x

 

Morgantown, WV

 

Western Illinois University

 

x

Macomb, IL

MA in Community and Economic Development, MS in Quantitative Economics

Western Kentucky University

 

x

Bowling Green, KY

MA in Applied Economics

Western Michigan University
x
x

Kalamazoo MI

MA in Applied Economics, MA in Economics (Accelerated)

Wharton Business School (at University of Pennsylvania)
x

 

Philadelphia, PA

PhD in Applied Economics; PhD in Health Care Management & Economics

Wichita State University

 

x

Wichita, KS

MA in Applied Economics with three tracks: economic analysis, financial economics, international economics

Williams College

 

x

Williamstown, MA

MA in Policy Economics designed for students from low and middle-income countries who have some practical experience

Wright State University

 

x

Dayton, OH

MS in Social and Applied Economics; Graduate Certificate in Gender, Race, and Economy

Yale University
x
x

New Haven, CT

MA in International and Development Economics with optional Joint degree programs in the School of Forestry or the School of Public Health
PhD in Economics with the option of a student-designed Joint Degree

Yeshiva University

 

x

New York, NY

MS in Quantitative Economics

Youngstown State University

 

x

Youngstown, OH

MA in Economics or MA in Financial Economics
Certificate in Economics available