MA program

MA in economics

Our MA programs provide you with relevant analytical and problem-solving skills through coursework, research and practice.

Our well-established co-op program allows you to supplement your academic education with an eight-month work term and on-the-job learning. The work term serves as a stepping stone to a career for many of our graduates.

See the detailed MA degree requirements

Programs Options Courses Terms


Master's Research Paper (MRP)


8 + MRP

F, W

F, W, S

MA Co-op


Master's Research Paper (MRP)

Co-op terms are S, F


9 + MRP



MA Water Major Research Paper 8 + MRP F,W,F2,W2
MA Water Co-op Major Research Paper 9 + MRP F,W,S,F2,W2

Terms: F - September-December, W - January-April, S - May-August

So Ya Wanna Go to Grad School  

A PowerPoint presentation by Professor Phil Curry, Associate Chair, Graduate Studies, about making the decision to go to grad school.

What gave me a leg up in my career

Screen Shot of Martha Justice Video

MA student profile

Samantha St. Amand

Samantha St. Amand “I was  attracted to the applied nature of the program, and the co-op opportunities it offers."

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