Iowa State University

Iowa State University

Economics

Address:

657 Ross Hall

Alumni Hall

Ames, IA 50011

United States

Phone:

1-515-294-8118

Fax:

1-515-294-2446

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.- Economics, M.S.- Economics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. degree with a major in Economics includes completion of a core sequence of courses including microeconomic and macroeconomic theory, quantitative methods and econometrics. The M.S. program is primarily designed for students who have the desire and aptitude to pursue a Ph.D. but require additional coursework background before beginning PH.D. level studies. Ph.D. candidates majoring in Economics complete yearlong core course sequences in microeconomic and macroeconomic theory and econometrics. Students select two fields of specialization. Graduate assistantships and departmental scholarships are available for well-qualified applicants.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999