235
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Department of Economics

Overview

New York University / Department of Economics is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
(Advanced Certificate) Applied economic analysis
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Economics
Master of Arts (MA) Economics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 83
Doctoral Degrees 18

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
4 qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,531
Applied
238
Accepted
88
Enrolled
16%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 18th December 18th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 18
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

235
Total Graduate Students
8%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
91%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.85%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 17%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.53%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.55%

Gender

Male (64%)
Female (35%)

Faculty

35
Total faculty
Full-time (35)
Part-time (0)
Male (33)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Economic theory, experimental economics, growth and development, macroeconomics and finance, international trade and international finance
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 70 Washington Square South
New York, NY  10012-1019
United States
Contact Mr. Alessandro Lizzeri
Chair
Email: admissions@econ.nyu.edu
Phone: 212-998-8900
Fax: 212-995-4186