College of Arts and Science
We offer an MA in economics along with dual degrees (and our online MA in economics):
Learn from expert faculty in micro, macro, econometrics, and a variety of electives.
Advance your career in government or industry, or prepare for a PhD: see recent placements.
Our STEM-designated economics MA program is ranked #16 by CollegeChoice (2020), and our online MA is ranked #5 by BestColleges (2020).
Our students come from many countries, backgrounds, life stages, and career aspirations.
Columbia consistently stands out for its high quality of life and low cost of living.
Enjoy the many cultural amenities of an educated college town as well as a bounty of natural areas and outdoor activities, with the low stress and friendliness of a smaller city.
Dr. Saku AuraDirector of Master's Programs