The UTSA Master of Arts degree in Economics is a 33-credit hour graduate program, with three distinct concentrations.
In addition to our industry-focused applied curriculum, you will gain a strong foundation of economic theory. All students are required to take a common set of core courses that includes Microeconomics Theory, Macroeconomics Theory, Mathematical Economics and Econometrics and Business Forecasting.
Earn your Master of Arts in Economics degree from a top-ranked business school–the UTSA Carlos Alvarez College of Business in San Antonio, Texas.
The wide range of classes in the program has allowed me to customize my degree plan and set myself up for great success in my future career. Looking back, I am so glad I chose UTSA over the other universities I was considering.
When the Federal Reserve hires analysts, it looks for candidates with strong technical skills who are adept at gathering and analyzing large amounts of data using R, SAS, and Python. The program at UTSA produces those types of candidates.
Keith Phillips, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
The online application form is available through UTSA’s Future Roadrunner website, and it may be saved and updated until you are ready to pay the application fee and submit.
In addition to the application requirements below, applicants must also meet university-wide graduate admission requirements.