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Thank you for your interest in Duke Econ’s master’s programs. Each of our distinct master’s programs is designed to offer students the quantitative and analytical skills they need in preparation for doctoral programs and careers in economics, finance, and related fields.

We work to attract a student population that is diverse in background, culture, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, and work and life experiences. To learn more about our master’s programs and which one(s) might be the best for you, please refer to the individual programs’ pages and the program comparison chart below. If you have questions about the application process, please take some time to read through the information on our Master’s Programs Admissions website.

Master of Arts in Economics

Master of Arts in Analytical Political Economy (MAPE)

Master of Science in Economics and Computation (MSEC)

Master of Science in Quantitative Financial Economics (MQFE)


M.A. Economics

  • Final Deadline: Jan. 15, 2017

            Apply by 11:59 p.m. ET.


  • Final Deadline: Feb. 15, 2017

            Apply by 11:59 p.m. ET.


  • Final Deadline: Feb. 15, 2017

            Apply by 11:59 p.m. ET.



  • Final Deadline: Jan. 31, 2017

            Apply by 11:59 p.m. ET.

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