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Master of Arts in Financial Economics

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Deep knowledge in Financial Economics

Financial Economics focuses on the study of economics and financial principles related to U.S. and international financial systems. Earning your Master of Arts in Financial Economics provides deep knowledge of history, institutions and world economy. The program addresses moral and ethical issues related to the field of finance.

Financial Economics defines the management structure of a business, explores industry-specific trends, and breaks down the fundamentals of risk and return evaluation for investors. Earning your M.A. in Financial Economics from Detroit Mercy teaches you investment strategies while measuring prices, interest rates, money flows and the financial markets. This program compares financial instruments relevant in today’s faced-paced world.

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University of Detroit Mercy Graduate Programs for Economics

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    Master of Arts in Financial Economics (McNichols Campus)

    Degree: Master of Arts in Financial Economics
    Credits: 30

    The Master of Arts in Financial Economics focuses on the study of economics and financial principles related to U.S. and international financial systems. The program also provides a deep knowledge of history, institutions and world economy. The program also addresses moral and ethical issues related to the field of finance.

    Resources

    *Note: Students who elect their course of study at the McNichols campus are not eligible to take classes online or through Macomb University Center at the discounted rate. Online only students are not eligible to take classes at the McNichols Campus or Macomb University Center.

    Sample Syllabi

    Contact us to see syllabi for this program.



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    Master of Arts in Financial Economics (Online)

    Degree: Master of Arts in Financial Economics
    Credits: 30

    In just ONE academic year, you could earn a Master of Arts in Economics completely online from University of Detroit Mercy.

    The Master of Arts in Financial Economics focuses on the study of economics and financial principles related to U.S. and international financial systems. The program also provides a deep knowledge of history, institutions and world economy. The program also addresses moral and ethical issues related to the field of finance.

    Consider these features and benefits:

    • 30 credits/10 courses
    • No GRE/GMAT required
    • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission's North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
    • Structured lectures with discussion boards, weekly self-assessments and timed exams with the economics courses.
    • Taught by the full-time faculty who teach the on-campus economics and financial economics courses.
    • Substantial savings of almost 50% off with the online economics degree program over attending on-campus classes. Please click here for the fee and tuition schedule for online programs*.
    • Upon successful completion of the online econ program, your diploma will be from University of Detroit Mercy with no reference to an online economics degree.
    • You are welcome to join us for the commencement ceremony in Detroit, Michigan, and walk across the stage. 

    Resources

    *Note: Students who elect their course of study at the McNichols campus are not eligible to take classes online at the discounted rate. Online only students are not eligible to take classes at the McNichols Campus.

    Sample Syllabi

    Contact us to see syllabi for this program.



Admission to the Programs

Requirements for Acceptance into the Online Graduate Degree Economics Program*

  • An undergraduate degree in economics or business administration is preferred.
  • An overall grade point average of 3.0 or better.

*Please contact us if you are interested in these programs but do not meet the above requirements.

Contact
Victoria Mantzopoulos, Ph.D.
Associate Dean & Professor
College of Liberal Arts & Education

Email: armstrov@udmercy.edu

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