36 months
30858 USD/year
30858 USD/year
15130 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Economics from Colorado State University combines rigorous training in economic theory and research methods with inquiry into philosophical and social issues surrounding economic analysis.


Economics from Colorado State University  is a vibrant learning community that supports the intellectual development and professional aspirations of undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty alike. Economics is a broad social science that brings together diverse tools for understanding the choices we make, the constraints we face, and the consequences for the critical social issues of equity, efficiency, and sustainability.  

Students at Economics from Colorado State University will:

  • have many opportunities to collaborate on research projects and publications with our award-winning faculty. 
  • be pluralists who specialize in a remarkably wide range of economic thought, including neoclassical, Keynesian, institutional, Marxian, and feminist economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Econometric Methods: Discrete Choice Models
  • Advanced Econometric Methods: Panel Data Models
  • Advanced Econometric Methods: Time Series Models
  • Quantitative Methods for Economists
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Heterodox Approaches to Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

February 15, 4:00 pm, for maximum financial support consideration in the form of teaching assistantships.


72 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
155 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • official transcripts
  • test scores
  • minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 and the department seeks applicants with GPAs of at least 3.3. 
  • GRE scores are required for consideration for admission (no exceptions, substitutions, or conditional cases). The department admissions committee expects a combined Verbal+Quantitative score of at least 305, with no lower than 155 on the quantitative score (or 1150 and 700, respectively, in the old scoring system).
  • University policy requires international students to obtain a minimum TOEFL score of 213 (computer based), 550 (paper based), or 80 (internet based).  As an alternative, an IELTS score of 6.5 or higher will be accepted. In some circumstances, admission may be granted conditional on achieving English proficiency, if initial scores are submitted with at least 150 for the computer-based TOEFL, or 4.5 for the IELTS; 

Tuition Fee

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    30858 USD/year
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  • National

    30858 USD/year
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  • In-State

    15130 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15130 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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