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University of California, Berkeley

Department of Economics

Berkeley, CA

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University of California, Berkeley

Overview

University of California, Berkeley / Department of Economics is located in Berkeley, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 17

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Field exams, oral qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

763
Applied
19
Enrolled

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 90

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

124
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.84%
Black or African American 3.23%
White or Caucasian 24%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.84%

Gender

Male (70%)
Female (29%)

Location & Contact

Address Berkeley, CA  94720
United States
Contact Prof. Shachar Kariv
Chair
Email: econchair@berkeley.edu
Phone: 510-642-3581