Graduate Programs

The School of Economic Sciences at WSU offers the following graduate programs/options:

  1. Masters degrees:
    1. Master of Applied Economics, MAE program (one-year program, data and industry focus, No GRE required).
    2. Master of Science in Economics, MSE program (3-4 semesters, research focus, PhD preparation, GRE required).
  2. PhD programs:
    1. PhD degree in Economics.
    2. PhD degree in Agricultural Economics.
  3. Preparatory programs:
    1. Pre-Master option, for students with little or no Economics/Math background who seek admission in the MAE or MSE programs.
    2. PhD-bound option, for students without a Masters degree in Economics who seek admission in our PhD programs.

You can start your online application at:

Contact Info

Jaimie Dahl
Graduate Coordinator
Hulbert 101D

Dr. Jeffrey Luckstead
Chair, Graduate Studies Committee
Hulbert 103E

Fellowship Opportunities

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