Department of Economics College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Department of Economics College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
39
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
33%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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 Required for some, optional and 30 credit hours, including thesis/report or qualifying exams
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and 90 credit hours
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

33% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 57
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 33
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (highly recommended), minimum GPA of 3.0; course work in microeconomics, and macroeconomics, calculus and statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (highly recommended), course work in microeconomics, and macroeconomics, and calculus
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 5 TWE paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American24%
    • White / Caucasian65%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMacroeconomics, microeconomics and labor economics, development and growth, international economics, industrial organization
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Economics

College of Arts and Sciences
Kansas State University

327 Waters Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
United States

Dr. William Blankenau

Head

Phone: 785-532-6340
Fax: 785-532-6919
Email: blankenw@ksu.edu

Dr. Philip Gayle

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 785-532-4581
Fax: 785-532-6919
Email: gaylep@ksu.edu


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