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McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2T5

Economics (M.A. Non-Thesis)

   
Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Economics, General
Description The Master of Arts program in Economics (Non-Thesis) serves students seeking to solidify and deepen their understanding of economics prior to a career in government or the private non-academic sector, and those preparing for a Ph.D. in Economics. For students who wish to complement disciplinary training in Economics with research experience in applying statistical methods across the social sciences, the Department offers the Social Statistics Option.
Website: Economics (M.A. Non-Thesis) at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Areas of Research: Development Studies, Social Statistics
Course Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Provincial:$4,151.09
National:$9,162.89

Cost per year represents typical annual fees based on 30 credits taken during Fall and Winter terms.
Requirements
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
An Honours B.A. in Economics is the normal requirement, although students holding an ordinary B.A., whether in economics or another discipline, may also be eligible for admission. Students judged by the Admissions Committee to have deficiencies in their preparation in economics may be admitted to a Qualifying year in which they undertake advanced undergraduate work. Students who have not previously passed a suitable course in statistics must take the undergraduate Honours Statistics course, ECON 257D1/ECON 257D2. Students are also expected to have completed or to complete three terms of introductory calculus and at least one term of linear algebra.

* 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: October 21, 2017