Department of Economics Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Georgia State University

Department of Economics Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
126
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Finance Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Urban And Regional Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Experimental Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Labor Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Environmental Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Economics Master of Arts (MA)
    • Policy Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 47
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 182
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 33
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 603 paper-based; 100 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 7)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students126
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students126
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian66%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty27
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic, experimental, urban/environmental, labor, and health economics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Economics

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Georgia State University

PO Box 3992
Atlanta, GA 30302-3992
United States

Dr. Sally Wallace

Department Chair

Phone: 404-413-0046
Fax: 404-413-0145
Email: swallace@gsu.edu

Ms. Charisma Parker

Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 404-413-0030
Fax: 404-413-0023
Email: cparker28@gsu.edu


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