Ph.D. Degree Program Requirements
The minimum course requirements consist of nine graduate half-courses in the Department of Economics. Students must complete four graduate courses in economic theory (ECON-811, ECON-813, ECON-816, and ECON-817); two graduate courses in quantitative methods (ECON-850 and ECON-851); and three 900-level courses with an ECON course code prefix. Students must take a minimum of three half-courses in their first term and three half-courses in their second term of the program.