Thank you for your interest in the Masters Degree Programs offered by the Department of Economics at Georgetown University. Georgetown University is one of the oldest and most respected universities in the United States. Located in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the University benefits from a beautiful campus, excellent facilities, and the amenities of the city, as well as frequent contact with the many prominent institutions situated in the area that are engaged in research and national and global policymaking.
The faculty of the Department of Economics is well-known for its research and teaching. In addition to the long-established and rigorous undergraduate and PhD programs in Economics, the Department offers three Masters Degree programs: the Masters of Arts in Applied Economics, the Masters of Arts in Political Economy, and the Masters of Science in Economics.
We welcome you to peruse the individual websites, and we encourage all interested individuals to apply for admission to any of the programs. Information about application procedures can be found here.
Thomas Lewis (Masters Programs Coordinator), Phone: (202) 687.6172
Franco Peracchi, Ph.D. (Masters Programs Director and Professor of the Practice)
Francis Vella, Ph.D. (Chair, Department of Economics, and Villani Chair and Professor of Economics)