Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
    200 Alston Hall, Box 870224, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Economics (Business), MA
Specialty Area(s) Offered: n/a
Program Director(s): Dr. Matt VanEssen - EC-MA, (205) 348-7842
Dr. Paan Jindapon - EC-MA (interim), (205) 348-7841
Application Contact: Dixie Hamner, (205) 348-8983
Dr. Josh Pierce, (205) 348-8962
Libby Williams, (205) 348-5497
Allow admission with permission to continue?    Yes   
Allow conditional language admission?   n/a  
Offer accelerated master’s program (AMP)?   Yes  

Admission Requirements
Item NameDescription
Application Fee
Please note that the graduate application fee is non-refundable.
Statement of Purpose
Statement of purpose for the intended graduate program.
Resume / CV
Applicant's resume.
Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation.
Transcript
Please upload an unofficial transcript for any institution of higher education at which you have completed 15 or more credit hours. International applicants: please make sure that your transcript includes a grading scheme. All others: please include a grading scheme if your university does not use a letter-based (e.g. A, A-, B) grading scheme.
The minimum GPA to be considered: 3 (for regular admission), 2.5 (for admission with permission to continue).
Graduate Entrance Exam Scores
Official GRE score (School Code: 1830) or GMAT score (School Code: 1012).
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300, GMAT: 500.
English Proficiency Test
Official English proficiency test score from TOEFL, IELTS or PTE – required for applicants whose first language is not English, unless they have a U.S. degree earned within three years (of enrolling in their graduate program) or have studied in the U.S. for two years immediately prior to enrolling here.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
TOEFL: 79, IELTS: 6.5, PTE: 59.