Prospective Students

Welcome to the Department of Economics!

As prospective students at the UC San Diego Department of Economics you will participate in top ranked academic programs. By actively engaging in courses, you will gain valuable insight to economic theoretical models and current research in areas such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics.  In short, you will participate in rigorous coursework which will develop you for graduate school and positions in various business and advanced academic environments.

Every student is faced with unique questions pertaining to their academic endeavors. Here you will find specific information pertaining to our undergraduate and graduate academic programs, the department’s various research groups and profiles of world renowned faculty.

We hope you find these resources useful as you prepare for your studies at UC San Diego. If you have any questions, please do not  hesitate to contact your respective Advisor.


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