Master of Science in Applied Economics
Johns Hopkins University

Program Details

Johns Hopkins University offers an opportunity to earn a Master of Science in Applied Economics online, alongside a graduate certificate in either Financial Management or Investments. This dual degree option allows you to gain advanced foundational knowledge in finance while specializing in the area of your choice and eliminating the educational overlap between the two. 

In this online finance master’s degree, you will learn how to better leverage the theoretical and practical connections between finance and economics. Courses cover topics in micro- and macro-economic theory and policy, statistics, econometrics, and financial economics. 

The Graduate Certificate in Financial Management examines subjects including financial modeling, valuation, and corporate governance. Meanwhile, the Graduate Certificate in Investments explores topics such as derivatives, fixed income, and investments.

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100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Wisconsin