Massachusetts Institute of Technology

School of Humanities and Social Science

Economics

Address:

Physics Education Office, Room 4-352, 77 Massachusetts Avenue

Suite E52-126

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

Phone:

1-617-253-2917

Fax:

1-617-258-6164

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduate study in Economics at MIT began in 1937. Since the addition of a Ph.D. program in 1941, it has developed to its present size of 132 full-time students and 35 faculty members. Its major emphasis is on the training of doctoral candidates in a broad program of advanced study and research for professional careers in universities or colleges, in public and private research and consulting organizations, and in financial institutions and other private business.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999