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The University of Kansas

Department of Economics

Lawrence, KS

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The University of Kansas

Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Economics is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 17
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

102
Applied
52
Accepted
16
Enrolled
51%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of personal goals, resume or curriculum vitae, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of personal goals, resume or curriculum vitae, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required
IELTS: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

63
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 17%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.59%

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Macroeconomics, econometrics, industrial organization, microeconomics, economic development, international economics, financial economics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 415 Snow Hall
1460 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS  66045
United States
Contact Ted Juhl
Chair
Email: juhl@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-2849