Students should select their preferred field of study at the time of admission. Admission by field will allow students to embark on a tailor-made program in their area of interest with a select cohort of students who share similar interests.
NOTE: We will continue to accept Fall 2017 applications until February 15, 2017.
An undergraduate major in economics is desirable but not necessary. Applicants must have a strong mathematics background, including one semester of matrix algebra and at least one year of calculus. Though not required, a course in real analysis is also strongly recommended. Students should also have a minimum GPA of at least 3.3.
Applicants must apply online. As part of that process, please submit the following:
Online application that includes:
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Economics
6823 St Charles Ave., 206 Tilton Hall
New Orleans, LA 70118
In addition, please arrange for ETS to send test scores to Tulane University School of Liberal Arts, code 6183:
Generous fellowships are available and are awarded on the basis of academic merit and potential for scholarship. We are committed to recruiting a diverse student body, and we encourage women and minorities to apply.
The online application, mailing address, and more detailed instructions are available at the Graduate Programs Office of the School of Liberal Arts.