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2021-2022 University Catalog 
2021-2022 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Economics (Graduate)

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Department/School Head:

Justin L. Tobias

Academic Programs:

Master’s and Ph.D. Programs

Our economics master’s program is affordable and flexible. You have the option of completing the degree fully online in as few as 20 months or spread out over 36 months. The program offers study tracks for students interested in data analytics, financial economics, public policy, or advanced theory, for those interested in pursuing Ph.D. studies in economics, management, or political science at first-tier universities.

The Department of Economics offers a doctoral program that prepares economists for careers in research, teaching, business and government. The graduate program in economics has a strong quantitative and analytical orientation. It is designed to provide a working knowledge of basic research skills and to broaden the students’ understanding of economic institutions.

Online/Distance Programs:

Online M.S. Program in Economics

On-Campus Programs:
Ph.D. Program in Economics

Regular Graduate Faculty by Rank:


Yong Bao
John M. Barron
Timothy N. Cason
Josh Chan
David Hummels
Stephen Martin
Ralph Siebert
Justin Tobias
John R. Umbeck
Chong Xiang

Associate Professor

Timothy Bond
David Gill
Mohitosh Kejriwal
Timothy Moore
Kevin Mumford
Victoria Prowse
Brian Roberson
Anson Soderbery
Cathy M. Zhang

Assistant Professor

Evan Calford
Jillian Carr
Farid Farrokhi
Trevor Gallen
Soojin Kim
Joe Mazur
Seunghoon Na
Collin Raymond
Yaroslav Rosokha
Miguel Sarzosa

Emeritus Faculty

John Carlson
Rao Kadiyala
Gerald J. Lynch
James C. Moore


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