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Department of Economics College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Illinois at Chicago

  • Chicago, IL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 53%47%
    student ratio
  • 88
    total students
  • $11,066 | $23,064
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 26%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

26% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 210
    • Accepted 56
    • Acceptance Rate 26
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$11,066
    • Out-of-state tuition *$23,064
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$3,004.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage26%
    • Male Percentage74%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational, labor, and urban economics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Economics

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Prof. Steven Rivkin

Head

Phone: 312-413-2368
Fax: 312-996-3344
Email: sgrivkin@uic.edu

Prof. Robert Kaestner

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 312-996-5214
Email: kaestner@uic.edu



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