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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Department of Economics

Minneapolis, MN

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Overview

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus / Department of Economics is located in Minneapolis, MN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 14
Doctoral Degrees 16

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
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Preliminary written and oral exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

356
Applied
60
Accepted
22
Enrolled
17%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 13th December 13th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$8,500
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 13
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

124
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.42%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 20%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.84%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.81%
Unknown 2.42%

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 6
Male (19)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Macroeconomics, monetary economics, econometrics, mathematical economics, industrial organization, applied microeconomic theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4-101 Hanson Hall
1925 4th Street, South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
United States
Contact Prof. Christopher Phelan
Chair
Phone: 612-625-6353
Fax: 612-624-0209