University of Southern California

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Economics

Address:

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

United States

Phone:

(213) 740-2311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - Economics; M.A. - Economic Developmental Programming; M.A./Juris Doctor (dual degree);M.A./Master of Planning (dual degree), Ph.D.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The department offers courses leading to the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in the following three broad areas of specialization: economic theory and quantitative methods; applied economic theory (including industrial organization and public economics); and international, developmental, urban, regional and comparative economics. The programs are designed to prepare students for careers in teaching, research, industry and government. In all of its programs the department combines rigorous training in theoretical and econometric tools and their applications to important social problems and policy.

Accreditation:

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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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