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University of Wisconsin-Madison

Department of Economics

Madison, WI

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Overview

University of Wisconsin–Madison / Department of Economics is located in Madison, WI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
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
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

361
Applied
206
Accepted
57%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 semesters of course work in calculus, 1 semester of course work in algebra and mathematics/statistics

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Traineership

Student Body

112
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 0.89%
White or Caucasian 20%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.68%

Gender

Male (67%)
Female (32%)

Faculty

32
Total faculty
Full-time - 28
Part-time - 4
Male (26)
Female (6)

Location & Contact

Address 500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI  53706-1380
United States
Contact Steve Durlauf
Phone: 608-262-1234