University of Maryland's
Master of Professional Studies in Applied Economics
for Evidence-Based Policy Decisions
More than ever, organizations and agencies need program and
policy analysts who are skilled in evidence-based quantitative
methods. Professionals who can understand and apply economic
research are in high demand. A professional masters degree
that gives you enhanced analytical skills and decision-making
proficiency will help you gain a significant, valuable
advantage in your work and expand your career opportunities.
The Masters in Applied Economics is a carefully designed
program which offers rigorous training in quantitative
analysis, economic modeling and econometrics.
Program Designed for the Working Professional
The Masters in Applied Economics is a 10-course program which
can be completed in as little as 15 months. Evening courses
are taught in downtown DC. The seminar-style classes are
taught by renowned economists affiliated with the University
of Maryland, many of whom are also employed as professional
economists in the Washington, DC area.