13
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Denver / Department of Economics is located in Denver, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

47
Applied
38
Accepted
7
Enrolled
81%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree with major or minor in economics, 20 quarter hours of economics coursework, or departmental waiver; transcripts; personal statement; three letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

13
Total Graduate Students
92%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.69%
Black or African American 7.69%
White or Caucasian 30%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.69%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (69%)
Female (30%)

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time (10)
Part-time (1)
Male (8)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Trade and policy effects on economic development; income distribution, inequality, and the macroeconomy; history of economic thought; the Chinese economy; problems of neo-liberalism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2000 East Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO  80208
United States
Contact Dr. Peter Sai-Wing Ho
Associate Professor and Chair
Email: peter.ho@du.edu
Phone: 303-871-2259
Fax: 303-871-2605