Department of Economics Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Department of Economics Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
130
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
29%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Economic Development Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 40
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? 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

29% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 589
    • Accepted 171
    • Acceptance Rate 29
    • Enrolled 44
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEconomic theory, applied fields, developmental economics, environmental economics, health economics and policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Economics

Graduate School
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN 37240-1001
United States

Dr. William Collins

Chair

Phone: 615-322-3428
Fax: 615-343-8495
Email: william.collins@vanderbilt.edu

Kathleen Finn

Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 615-322-3419
Fax: 615-343-8495
Email: kathleen.finn@vanderbilt.edu


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