Why study economics at the University of Denver?
If you're looking for a career as a business or government economist, the University of Denver's Master of Arts in economics program offers excellent preparation.
Our MA program helps you build the solid skills and respected credentials that employers want. The degree also prepares students for doctoral studies, particularly if they want to explore alternative approaches and develop further insights about economics before entering doctoral programs.
Our department's strengths include:
• Economics of money, banking and finance
• Environmental economics
• Health economics
• International and development economics
• Alternative approaches to economics
• History of economic thought
• Gender economics
Our MA program is also geared toward your schedule — all of our required courses, and many of our electives, are conducted between 6:00 p.m. and 7:50 p.m. to accommodate students who work during the day. Other elective courses are typically offered between 4:00 p.m. and 5:50 p.m.