61
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Department of Economics

Overview

University of Rochester / Department of Economics is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 6

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 Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

307
Applied
73
Accepted
19
Enrolled
24%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 3rd January 3rd No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcripts, three letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 3
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

61
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 13%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.28%

Gender

Male (72%)
Female (27%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time (19)
Part-time (0)
Male (13)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Macroeconomics, labor market dynamics, political economics, applied econometrics, financial econometrics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
57,483

Location & Contact

Address 280 Hutchison Road, PO Box 270156
Rochester, NY  14627
United States
Contact Srihari Govindan
Chair
Email: s.govindan@rochester.edu
Phone: 585-275-7241