Gain data analytics skills grounded in economic perspectives.
The Master of Science in Applied Economics & Predictive Analytics (MSAEPA) is ideal for those seeking careers in data analytics, data consulting, and forecasting. The program, available both on-campus and online, gives you the flexibility to continue your career while earning your master's.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn your master's in applied economics?
On-Campus or Online Master's in Economics
Online master's in Applied Economics students pay in-state tuition regardless of where you live. UND offers 13% lower tuition and fees than comparable institutions in the region.
The flexible master's in Applied Economics is built to fit your schedule. You can attend classes in person or online as they happen. This allows you to interact with others in real time or stream video of classes at a later date.
Students and recent grads are eligible for department grants to cover the costs of conferences and research materials.
Many students have a chance to conduct research through the Bureau of Business and Economic Research.
This is a STEM-designated program. You may be eligible to apply for the North Dakota University System STEM Loan Forgiveness Program.
Graduate students who want to obtain a strong foundation in theoretical economics and business data analytics can apply for UND's Applied Economics graduate certificate. It is available on-campus and online.
What can you do with a master's in applied economics?
Master's in Applied Economics Course Options
Online Master's in Applied Economics
Numerous ranking agencies place UND's Applied Economics program in the Top 5 nationally. We are highly regarded for educational quality, affordability and career outcomes.
Year-after-year, U.S. News recognizes UND online graduate business programs. It points out our accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the gold standard of business school accreditation.
Leaders in Economics
See what makes UND leaders in Applied Economics & Predictive Analytics.