and Faculty at a Top-Ranked University
program is part of the Department
of Economics at the University of Maryland. The
University of Maryland's Department of Economics is
consistently ranked among the top 20 economics programs in the
nation. Because of its outstanding reputation, the department
attracts high-quality instructors who are committed to
We draw on our collective expertise to provide an academic
program that is both rigorous and relevant. Our program
is a carefully designed package of 10 critical courses that
allow our students to develop expertise in public policy
analysis, quantitative research and economic modeling.
The curriculum is taught by renowned economists, many of whom
are also employed at government agencies, private firms and
NGOs in the Washington, DC area. Instructors provide a
challenging and engaging classroom environment, emphasizing
advanced training in quantitative techniques and econometric
Our downtown Washington, DC location and the University of
Maryland's main campus in College Park are just 9 miles away
from each other. The University of Maryland is the
state's primary center of research and higher education.
We are proud to be a part of the university's commitment to
excellence in graduate education.