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University of Alberta

Department of Economics

Edmonton, AB

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Overview

University of Alberta / Department of Economics is located in Edmonton, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental and natural resource economics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Economics
Master of Arts (MA) Economics and finance
Master of Arts (MA) Economics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

112
Applied
65
Accepted
22
Enrolled
58%

Applying

No
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

40
Total Graduate Students
17%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
82%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (25%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time - 25
Part-time - 3
Male (23)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Public finance, international trade, industrial organization, Pacific Rim economics, monetary economics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Edmonton, AB  T6G 2E1
Canada
Contact Henry van Egteren
Graduate Coordinator
Phone: 780-492-7634
Fax: 780-492-3300

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