48 months
Duration
35515 USD/year
35515 USD/year
14542 USD/year
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About

The Economics department from the University of Massachusetts Boston has approximately 400 declared undergraduate economics majors and serves students from many other departments and programs in the College of Liberal Arts, as well as students from other colleges of the university. 

Overview

The Economics department, situated in the College of Liberal Arts of University of Massachusetts Boston, has distinguished faculty with a reputation for high-quality applied economic research, innovative curriculum, and student mentoring. Our faculty members include well-known heterodox economists, specializing in feminist, institutional, behavioral, Marxian, and post-Keynesian approaches.

Learning outcomes

Undergraduate courses in applied, theoretical and quantitative analysis prepare students for careers in the financial world, law and public service, or for graduate studies in economics and in other fields. Our Applied Economics graduate program trains students with practical research and analytical tools for a career in government, education, NGOs, nonprofits, research and consulting firms, and private businesses including insurance, banking, telecommunications, environmental services and transportation.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Economic Ideas
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Statistical Methods
  • Economics of the Metropolitan Area
  • Ecological Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed UMass Boston online admission application
  • Application fee of $100
  • An official high school record, leaving certificate and/or graduation examination results or their notarized copies. All documents in foreign languages must be translated by a certified professional. Records must be sent directly from the institution to be considered official.
  • Academic recommendation letter (from a school-based counselor and/or teacher)
  • 500-word essay
  • Test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35515 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35515 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    35515 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35515 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14542 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14542 USD per year during 48 months.

Regional: $25,448/year

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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