University of California - Santa Cruz

Division of Graduate Studies

Applied Economics and Finance


Music Center

University of California, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Applied Economics and Finance

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. program in applied economics and finance provides two years of analytical graduate training that prepares students for careers in business, government, international and domestic banking, consulting firms, and nonprofit organizations. The curriculum stresses mastery of the core principles of micro and macro economics and modern econometric techniques. Even more important, students learn how to solve practicalproblems and to communicate the results clearly. Modern computer facilities are used extensively.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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