Arizona State University at the Tempe campus / Department of Economics is located in Tempe, AZ, in an urban setting.
Degrees & Awards
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Interactive Program of Study (iPOS) submitted before completing 50 percent of required credit hours
Application Fee - Domestic
Application Fee - International
Electronic applications accepted?
Doctoral Degree Exam
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of work leading to bachelor's degree, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae, letter of intent, thesis (if applicable), official university transcripts, personal statement
TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS Paper score: 6.5
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Application deadlines for financial awards
Types of financial support available
Scholarship and/or loans
Focus of faculty research:
Macroeconomics, general equilibrium, business cycles, monetary policy, environmental economics, applied econometrics, economic theory, game theory, procurement and auctions, industrial organization, labor economics, marketing, consumer choice behavior
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
PO Box 879801 Tempe, AZ 85287-9801 United States