M.S. in Quantitative Economics

The Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (MSQE) degree can be completed in as little as one year, emphasizes practical applications and interactive learning, is a STEM designated degree, and includes close collaboration with members of a world-class economics faculty and forecasting team.

The program has been designated as a Certified Forecaster Program by The International Institute of Forecasters (IIF), and is ranked 6th in the nation for the 2019 Top Master of Financial Economics Programs.

The program’s sister organization, CERF, is one of only six university-based forecast centers in the country that is included in the Wall Street Journal’s Economic Forecasting Survey.


Quick Facts

Program Units
36 (12 courses)
Average Duration
12-24 months
Flexibility
On-campus courses
Full-time or part-time course load
Course Availability
Year-round in four 11-week terms
Locations
  • Westlake Village
2018-19 Cost

$820 per credit

$29,520 base cost

Scholarships

Veteran's Benefitsyb

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Going into the interview process, I was already well-versed in EVIEWS, the newest software IHS was using. Some older software is really no longer being used in the field. Training with the most up-to-date technology gives you a huge advantage over other degree programs.

David Reeves '14
US Regional Economic Forecasting, IHS Inc.
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