University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
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Fredericton, NB
Canada E3B 5A3

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Economics (M.A.)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Economics, General
Description The foundation of the MA program is a core of courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics and quantitative methods. Our MA program places special emphasis on the problems of regional economies. Therefore, courses in regional economic development, transportation, forestry, fisheries, environment, industrial organization and applied econometrics are regularly offered.
Website: Economics (M.A.) at University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies
Areas of Research: Regional Development; Micro/Industrial Organization; Micro/Labour Economics; Macro/Labour Economics; Natural Resource Economics; Environmental Economics; Economics of Transportation; Epidemiology and Population Health; The Teaching of Economics; Public Economics; Health Economics.
Course Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • Graduate Record Examination or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) [min. 4] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
UNB School of Graduate Studies Application (PFD) Transcripts from all universities previously attended Graduate Record of Examination (GRE) TOEFL scores (for international students whos first language is not English) Three Confidential Reference for Admission (at least two of which must be academic who are familiar with your work). An Application fee ($50.00) must be submitted in the form of a cheque or money order (or international money order for all international students) in Canadian or US funds and drawn on any Canadian Chartered Bank or Bank of America. In order for your application to be processed, the application fee must be included in your application submission. Please make a cheque payable to the University of New Brunswick.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: September 03, 2015