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The study of economics has changed considerably since the introduction of mathematical and econometric methods of analysis. The Master of Arts (MA) in Applied Economics provides interested candidates with an in-depth understanding of economic theory and applied quantitative methods.

The program prepares future professionals for jobs as applied economists in the private and public sectors. The student will learn how to gather, read and assess economic data, as well as conduct relevant policy analyses that are most valued by businesses, organizations, and policymakers. The program is also designed to be an intermediate step to the PhD in Economics or related fields.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the MA in Applied Economics the graduate will:

Possess advanced knowledge in the areas of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics.
Be capable of using economic theory and econometric models for assessing public policies.
Understand and work with advanced macroeconomic and microeconomic models.
Apply advanced mathematical and econometric techniques to analyze economic data.
Interpret and critically evaluate articles in the economics research literature.

Career Prospects

The MA in Applied Economics will open doors to many opportunities of growth and of better income.
Since applied economics deals with the application of theories and research, graduates may find diversified jobs in business, government, social development and non-profit organizations, consultancy, among others. The student may be able to pursue a PhD and continue in academia or work in:

Corporate Business Economics/ Financial Consultancy
Research
Government Consultancy
International Affairs
Policy Making and Assessment

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School of Arts and Sciences

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (2 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
LBP 3,174,600 Per credit fee
Tanggal mulai

17 Januari 2022, 29 Agustus 2022

Tempat

Byblos, Lebanon

BYBLOS,

Jbeil,

CV32 4YS, Lebanon

Purna Waktu (2 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
LBP 3,439,800 Per credit fee
Tanggal mulai

17 Januari 2022, 29 Agustus 2022

Tempat

Lebanese American University

2 Chapel Court,

42 Holly Walk, Leamington Spa,

Beirut,

CV32 4YS, Lebanon

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

Admission to graduate programs at LAU is granted on a selective basis to students who hold bachelor’s degrees from a recognized college or university and have demonstrated distinct academic ability and motivation by meeting the minimum requirements. English Proficiency Scores: Internet-based TOEFL – with a minimum score of 90; IELTS - with a minimum of 7; Duolingo English Test – with a minimum score of 115

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

  • If you hold a bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 in economics or any related field (such as finance) or in a quantitative field (mathematics, physics, computer science, engineering, etc.), you are eligible to apply.
  • If you hold a degree that is not related to the above, you will be required to take upper-level remedial courses from the Economics department, based on your undergraduate background.
  • English Proficiency Scores: Internet-based TOEFL – with a minimum score of 90; IELTS - with a minimum of 7; Duolingo English Test – with a minimum score of 115

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