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University of California, Irvine

Department of Economics

Irvine, CA

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Overview

University of California, Irvine / Department of Economics is located in Irvine, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Transportation economics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public choice
Master of Arts (MA) Economics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Economics
Master of Arts (MA) Transportation economics
Master of Arts (MA) Public choice

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 24
Doctoral Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

222
Applied
52
Accepted
22
Enrolled
23%

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

91
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.79%
Black or African American 1.1%
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.59%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.4%
Unknown 2.2%

Gender

Male (71%)
Female (28%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Econometrics, urban economics, applied microeconomics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Irvine, CA  92697
United States
Contact Prof. Jan Brueckner
Chair
Email: jkbrueck@uci.edu
Phone: 949-824-0083