Alphabetical List of U.S. Graduate Programs in Economics


School Name Ph.D. 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)
Baylor University   x Waco, TX MS in Economics
Graduate-level Minor in Economics for students enrolled in other graduate program
Doctorate in Health Services Research with an Economics concentration
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 MA in Economics
MA in Economic Policy
MA in Global Development Economics
MA/MBA
Bowling Green State University   x Bowling Green, OH MA in Financial Economics
Brandeis University x   Waltham, MA PhD in International Economics and Finance
Brandeis University   x Waltham, MA Offers full length (2 years), accelerated (1 year) and BA/MA International Economics and Finance (5 years)
Brown University x   Providence, RI  
Buffalo State College - the State University of New York   x Buffalo, NY MA Applied Economics
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 MS in Economics
California State University - Fullerton   x Fullerton, CA MA in Economics
California State University East Bay (formerly CSU, Hayward)   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 MA in Economics
Carnegie Mellon University x   Pittsburg, 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 (1 Year)
MA in Integral Economic Development Policy (2 Year)
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 MA in Economics 1 year full time
MA in Economics 2 year part time
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 MA and PhD in Economics
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 Economics and Finance
PhD in Business 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 x New York, NY MBA with courses in Economics & Finance
PhD in Finance with economics focus
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 & Computer Science
PhD in Economics
East Carolina University x x Greenville, NC MS in Quantitative Economics and Econometrics
PhD in Coastal Resources Management, Economics Concentration
Eastern Illinois University   x Charleston, IL MA in Economics
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 concentrations 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 MS in Applied Economics
Fordham University x x Bronx, NY accelerated (1 Year) MA in Economics
MA in International Political Economy and Development
George Mason University x x Fairfax, VA MA in Economics
Accelerated MA in Economics
PhD in Economics
George Mason University   x Fairfax, VA MA in International Commerce and Policy
George Washington University x x Washington D.C. MA in Applied Economics
Georgetown University x x Washington D.C. MA in Applied Economics
MA in Political Economy
MS in Economics
PhD in Economics 
Georgia Institute of Technology x x Atlanta, GA BS/MS in Economics
PhD in Economics 
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
Illinois State University   x Normal, IL MA or MS in Applied Economics
Indiana University x x Bloomington, IN MBA in Economics with concentrations in Economic Consulting and Public Policy Analysis 
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) x x Indianapolis, IN  
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 MS Public Health
MS Health Science, Health Economics and Outcomes Research
PhD Health Policy & Management
Johns Hopkins University- Washington   x Washington D.C. MS in Applied Economics
MS in Applied Economics Masters with MBA Dual Degree
MS in Applied Economics with Investments or Financial Management Dual Degree (through John Hopkins Carey Business School)
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies x x Washington D.C. MA in International Economics and Finance
PhD is interdisciplinary with qualitative fields
Doctor of International Affairs (DIA)
John Jay College of Criminal Justice    x New York, NY MA in Economics, focus on Economic Justice
Kansas State University x x Manhattan, KS  
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 in Financial Economics
PhD in Economics
Certificate in Econometrics
Marquette University   x Milwaukee, WI MS in Applied Economics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) x x Cambridge, MA Blended Master's program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP)
Miami University   x Oxford, OH MA in Economics
Michigan State University x   East Lansing, MI Also offers Economics of Education PhD
Michigan Technological University   x Houghton, MI MS in Applied Natural Resource Economics
Middle Tennessee State University x x Murfreesboro, TN MA in Economics with concentrations in General Economics and Financial Economics
Montana State University   x Bozeman, MT MS in Applied Economics
Murray State University   x Murray, KY MS in Economics
MS in Economic Development
New Mexico State University x x Las Cruces, NM MA in Economics
MS in Agricultural Economics
PhD in Economic Development
Graduate Certificate in Public Utility Regulation & Economics
New York University (NYU) x x New York, NY Also offers advanced certificate program in applied economic analysis 
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
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
Northern Illinois University x x DeKalb, IL MA and PhD in Economics
Graduate Certificate in Financial Engineering
Accelerated BS/MA
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  
Penn State University x x University Park, PA  
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
BS/MS program 
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
Rutgers Business School x   Newark and New Brunswick, NJ PhD in Management with concentration in economics
Option of flexible Joint Degrees by student design
Saint Cloud State University   x St. Cloud, Minnesota  MS in Applied Economics
Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics
San Diego State University   x San Diego, CA MA in Economics
San Francisco State University   x San Francisco, CA MA in Economics
MS in Quantitative Economics
San Jose State University   x San Jose, CA MA in Economics
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  
Southern Methodist University x x Dallas TX  MA in Economics
MA in Applied Economics
MS in Applied Economics and Predictive Analytics
PhD in Economics
Stanford University x   Stanford, CA Joint MA/JD
Joint PhD/JD
Joint PhD/MA Economics/Public Policy
PhD minor in Economics
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
Accelerated BA/MA
SUNY - Buffalo x x Buffalo, NY MA in Economics
Joint JD /MA
MA in Economics and Education Policy Analysis
MS in Econometric and Quantitative Economics
SUNY - Stony Brook x x Stony Brook, NY  
Syracuse University x x Syracuse, NY BS/MA program
Teachers College- Columbia University x x New York, NY MA in Economics & Education
Joint PhD in Economics and Education
Temple University x x Philadelphia, PA  
Texas A&M University x x College Station, TX   
Texas Tech University x x Lubbock, TX  
The New School  x x New York, NY MA in Economics
MS in Economics
MA Global Political Economy & Finance
Tulane University x x New Orleans, LA  MA Policy Economics
PhD in Economic Analysis and Policy
Tufts University x x Medford, MA MS in Economics
Interdisciplinary MS in Environmental Economics and Urban Planning
Also offers PhD in Human Developmental Economics and Economics and Public Policy.
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa x x Tuscaloosa, AL  
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa x   Tuscaloosa, AL Joint PhD/JD
University of Arizona x x Tucson, AZ MS in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
PhD in Economics
Joint PhD/JD 
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville x x Fayetteville, AR MA and PhD in Economics
MS in Economic Analytics
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  
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 Interdisciplinary offerings in Demography and Environmental Science
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 program in Financial Economics
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
Economics dual graduate degrees offered with Mathemetics, Applied Mathematics, Finance, and Public Administration
University of Connecticut - Storrs x x Storrs, CT MS in Quantitative Economics
University of Delaware x x Newark, DE MA in Economics
MS in Economics and Applied Econometrics
MA in Economics and Entrepreneurship for Educators
PhD in Economics
PhD in Economic Education
Joint MBA/MA in Economics
PhD in Financial Services Analytics
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  Master's program
University of Georgia x   Athens, GA BA/MA
University of Hawaii x x Manoa, HI  
University of Houston x x Houston, TX MA in Applied Economics
University of Illinois - Chicago x x Chicago, IL MA in Economics
MA in Applied Economics
Joint MBA/MA 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/ MA in Economics
Possibility of other joint graduate degrees
University of Kentucky x x Lexington, KY  
University of Maine   x Orono, ME MA or MS in Economics
MS in Financial Economics
MS in Resource Economics & Policy
University of Maryland - Baltimore County   x Baltimore, MD BA/MA option
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 BA/MA program
MA in Applied Economics
University of Memphis x x Memphis, TN  
University of Miami x x Miami, FL  
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 PhD in Economics offered through College of Liberal Arts
MS and PhD in Applied Economics offered through Department of Applied Economics
University of Mississippi x x University, MS  
University of Missouri - Columbia x x Columbia, MO MA in economics
Joint MA in economics/statistics
Joint MA in economics/mathematics
Joind JD/MA in economics
Online MA in Economics
PhD in Economics
University of Missouri - Kansas City  x x Kansas City, MO MA in Economics
Interdisciplinary PhD in Economics
University of Missouri- St. Louis   x St. Louis, MO BA/MA program
MA in Economics
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 MA and PhD in Economics
MS and PhD in Agricultural Economics
Masters of Education with Focus in Economics Education
University of Nebraska - Lincoln x   Lincoln, NE Joint PhD in Economics and Statistics
University of Nebraska- Omaha   x Omaha, NE MS and MA in Economics 
University of Nevada - Las Vegas   x Las Vegas, NV MA in Economics
MS in Data Analytics and Applied Economics
Joint MS in Mathematics/MA in Economics
University of Nevada - Reno x x Reno, NV MA or MS in Econonimcs
PhD in Economics
University of New Hampshire x x Durham, NH MA in Analytical Economics
PhD in Economics
University of New Mexico x x Albuquerque, NM  
University of New Orleans  x   New Orleans, LA  PhD in Financial Economics
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill x x Chapel Hill, NC  
University of North Carolina - Charlotte   x Charlotte, NC MS in Economics with concentrations in Economics or Finance 
Public Policy PhD with Economics focus
University of North Carolina - Greensboro x x Greensboro, NC MA in Applied Economics
Accelerated MA/PhD in Economics
University of North Dakota   x Grand Forks, ND MS in Applied Economics & Predictive Analytics, optionally taken online.  
University of North Texas   x Denton, TX  
University of Notre Dame x   Norte Dame, IN  
University of Oklahoma x x Norman, OK BA/MA in Managerial Economics
MA in Managerial Economics
University of Oregon x x Eugene, OR  
University of Pennsylvania x   Philadelphia, PA  
University of Pennsylvania Wharton Business School x   Philadelphia, PA PhD in Applied Economics
PhD in Health Care Management & Economics
University of Pittsburgh x x Pittsburg, PA MS in Quantitative Economics
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 Applied Economics
University of South Carolina x x Columbia, SC MA and PhD in Economics
Joint JD/MA in Economics 
University of South Florida x x St. Petersburg, FL  
University of Southern California x x Los Angeles, CA MA Applied Economics and Econometrics
University of Tennessee x x Knoxville, TN  
University of Texas- Arlington   x Arlington, TX MS in Economic Data Analytics
University of Texas - Austin x x Austin, TX  
University of Texas - Dallas x x Dallas, TX   
University of Texas - El Paso   x El Paso, TX MS in Economics
MS in Economics with Finance Option
University of Texas - San Antonio   x San Antonio, TX MA in Economics with concentrations in General Economics, Financial Economics, or Business Data Analysis and Forecasting
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  
University of Wyoming x   Laramie, WY  
Utah State University x x Logan, UT MS in Applied Economics or Economics and Statistics
MS in Economics Statistics and PhD candidates are only accepted in odd years
Vanderbilt University x x Nashville, TN MA in Economic Development
Vanderbilt University x   Nashville, TN Joint JD/PhD
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  
Washington State University x x Pullman, WA MS in Applied Economics
PhD in Economics or Agricultural Economics
Washington University- St. Louis x   St. Louis, MO PhD in Economics
Joint JD/PhD
Wayne State University x x Detroit, MI MA in Economics with concentrations in Health Economics, Labor and Human Resources, Industrial Organization, or International Economics
Germany Exchange Program for MA in Economic
Joint JD/MA in Economics
PhD 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)
PhD in Applied Economics
Wichita State University   x Wichita, KS MA in Economics
MA in Applied 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
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