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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Department of Economics

San Antonio, TX

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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio / Department of Economics is located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Economics
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Business economics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GMAT or GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

33
Applied
26
Accepted
20
Enrolled
79%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 31st March 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GMAT or GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Transcripts, statement of purpose

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Student Body

61
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
49%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 36.07%
Black or African American 1.64%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.28%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.64%
Unknown 11.48%

Gender

Male (68%)
Female (31%)

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 1
Male (8)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Game theory, international trade, monetary policy, panel data, exchange and interest rates
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
104,897

Location & Contact

Address One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX  78249-0617
United States
Contact Dr. Melody Lo
Department Chair
Email: melody.lo@utsa.edu
Phone: 210-458-4315
Fax: 210-458-5837