The main focus area for this major is General Economics. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
Economics is a major offered under the social sciences program of study at University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus. Here, you’ll find out more about the major master’s degree program in economics, including such details as the number of graduates, ethnicity of students, related majors and concentrations, and more.
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In 2019-2020, the average part-time graduate tuition at Pitt was $1,630 per credit hour for out-of-state students. The average for in-state students was $947 per credit hour. The average full-time tuition and fees for graduate students are shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
Online degrees for the Pitt economics master’s degree program are not available at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Pitt Online Learning page.
Women made up around 37.5% of the economics students who took home a master’s degree in 2019-2020. This is less than the nationwide number of 41.2%.
Around 37.5% of economics master’s degree recipients at Pitt in 2019-2020 were awarded to racial-ethnic minorities*. This is higher than the nationwide number of 14%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
Economics students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to economics.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Geography & Cartography||2|
|International Relations & National Security||49|
|Political Science & Government||6|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.