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Hunter College of the City University of New York

Overview

Hunter College of the City University of New York / Department of Economics is located in New York, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Economics
Master of Science (MS) Accounting

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 39

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GMAT or GRE General Test
Research paper or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

70
Applied
52
Accepted
28
Enrolled
74%

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GMAT or GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 18 credits of undergraduate course work in economics (9 in mathematics), 2 letters of recommendation (1 from department member)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
73%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
26%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.14%
Black or African American 12.5%
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 19.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Earnings of immigrants and minority groups, taxation and the regional economy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 695 Park Avenue
New York, NY  10065-5085
United States
Contact Dr. Partha Deb
Acting Chairperson
Email: partha.deb@hunter.cuny.edu
Phone: 212-772-5400