Economics, Doctor of Philosophy College of Letters & Science

Graduate Study

Students who meet the admission requirements of Graduate Studies and the Department of Economics may pursue studies leading to a Ph.D. degree. Fields of emphasis for graduate study include: Microeconomic Theory, Macroeconomic Theory, Econometrics, Economic Development, Economic History, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor Economics and Public Economics. For information on admission to graduate study, degree requirements, and financial aid, consult the Graduate Announcement and Economics.


Students considering graduate study in economics are strongly urged to take MAT 021A-MAT 021B-MAT 021C and MAT 022A.