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Ph.D. Admissions

Course prerequisites:
  • Intermediate level microeconomics and macroeconomics
  • Two semesters of calculus (including differential and integral)
  • Linear algebra
  • One additional semester of advanced mathematical analysis

Number of credits of taught courses (excluding research credits): 42

Average time to degree: 5 years

Requirements:

  • Economic theory (9 credits)
  • Econometrics (6 credits)
  • Major field (9 credits)
  • Minor field (9 credits)
  • Microeconomic theory preliminary exam
  • Major field preliminary exam
  • Dissertation proposal defense
  • Dissertation.

Profile of Recent PhD Admissions

  Applicants Admitted Applicants Applicants Admitted with Financial Aid
GRE Verbal Mean 157 158 161
GRE Quantitative Mean 165 166 166
GRE Analytical Mean 3.8 4.0 4.6
Undergraduate GPA 3.6 3.7 3.8
TOEFL Score 100 103 109

 

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Last updated on Wed, September 7, 2016 8:57 PM