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Admission Requirements

The application must include:

  • Undergraduate transcripts and GRE;
  • TOEFL for international applicants;
  • Three letters of recommendation.

The transcript must show strong background in linear algebra and calculus. All the application materials must be electronically submitted via the University on--line application system, http://gradschool.psu.edu/apply.

Application Deadline

The application must be received by April 30 and decisions must be communicated by May 15.

Tuition

There is no financial aid. The University website provides a tuition estimation service. Please see https://cce.ais.psu.edu/tuition-calculator-ui/#/

STEM Designation

The M.A. program classifies as STEM (CIP Code 45.0603: Econometrics and Quantitative Economics). Students in these degree programs can apply for a 24--month STEM extension of F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT).