Graduate Overview

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In the UB Department of Economics, we provide advanced and comprehensive graduate coursework at both the master's and PhD level. Our degree programs offer graduate students the opportunity to specialize in mainstream economics subjects while preparing for successful careers in education, research, finance or law. 

Admissions Deadlines

The department accepts master's and PhD students for the Fall semester only. To receive full financial aid consideration, PhD applicants should submit their application before Feb. 1 for the following academic year. Applications completed before January 10th can be considered for the UB Presidential Fellowships.

Master's applicants are accepted on a rolling basis and review begins every January for the following academic year. 

Degree Options

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