Master of Arts in Applied Economics
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Program Details

Take your business career to the next level with the Master of Arts in Applied Economics.  This online finance degree can be completed in as few as three semesters and the MA in Applied Economics and PhD in Economics can both be completed in as little as four years.  There are both full-time and part-time program options, both of which allow you to study when and where it is convenient and at your own pace.  

This program develops a strong foundation in:

  • Economic theory
  • Mathematics
  • Econometrics
  • Policy analysis fundamentals

Courses cover a combination of theory, policy analysis, and data analysis, which are used to identify, understand, and solve real-world problems in business, finance, and government.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of North Carolina at Greensboro is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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