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Master of Science in Economics

Master of Science in Economics

The M.S. in Economics is designed to allow students a certain degree of flexibility in a program of advanced study in economics. The M.S. in Economics provides excellent preparation for initial employment as a researcher in government, business, and other organizations. The program can be structured to prepare a student for further graduate work in economics and related fields. The Gatton College of Business and Economics has been accredited by AACSB International the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business since 1926. Similarly, the accounting programs within the Von Allmen School of Accountancy have been accredited by AACSB International since 1988 soon after AACSB began offering separate accreditation for accounting programs. Accreditation by AACSB has been earned by less than 5% of the world’s business programs and demonstrates a commitment to ongoing continuous improvement to ensure that the institution will continue to deliver the highest quality of education to students. Gatton Mission Statement The Gatton College of Business and Economics is focused on enriching people's lives by creating and disseminating intellectual capital through excellence in teaching, research and engagement. The Gatton College's intellectual domains within the University are the intellectual disciplines of business and economics. Across these disciplines the College: Expands knowledge through research, scholarship and creative activity Facilitates learning, informed by scholarship and research Serves a global community by disseminating, sharing and applying knowledge Promotes human and economic development that improves lives within Kentucky's borders and beyond.