Department of Economics
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

Master of Professional Studies Program in Applied Economics
1400 16th Street, NW
Suite 140
Washington, DC 20036


Master's Program contact:
Dr. John Straub
masters@econ.umd.edu
301-405-3531

Courses - Typical Course Sequence

College Park Program: Semester-based Academic Calendar (2 academic years):


Fall
Spring
First
Year
1: ECON 641-Microeconomics
2: ECON 642-Macroeconomics
3:
ECON 643-Empirical Analysis I
1: ECON 644-Empirical Analysis II
2: ECON 670-Financial Economics
3:
ECON 674-Economic Analysis of Law
Second
Year
1: ECON 645-Empircal Analysis III
2: ECON 676 or ECON 683
    (Development or International Macro)
3:
ECON 671 or ECON 675
    (Health or Environmental)
Choose 1 course from:
ECON 672-Program Evaluation,
ECON 684-Applied Time Series, or
ECON 673-GameTheory/Market Design

Note: ECON 641, 642, 643 and 645 are always offered every fall.  ECON 644, 670 and 674 are always offered every spring.  But the 2nd year field courses are not always offered in every possible term.  For example, only three 2nd year field courses would typically be offered in the fall, and only 2 would typically be offered in the spring.