Advanced Certificate in Applied Economics

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Students may choose to enhance their degree with an Advanced Certificate in Applied Economics. The department encourages graduate students from Economics or other departments to consider this option, which provides specialization and application above and beyond the standard degree. (15 credit hours)

Benefits of the Advanced Certificate

Due to the excellent background the Advanced Certificate provides in critical thinking and quantitative analysis, this special opportunity prepares students to become highly sought-after job candidates for a wide range of professional careers. 

Advanced Certificate Specializations

Upon successful completion of 15 credit hours of coursework (in addition to the Masters credit hours), a student will confer the Advanced Certificate in Applied Economics with one of the following specializations:

Students who wish to apply to join the Advanced Certificate program in the next semester, please email with the request.