Applied Economics/Financial Management or Investments Certificate

To allow students to better exploit the strong complementarity between Finance and Economics, the Carey Business School of Johns Hopkins University and the Applied Economics Program have eliminated the overlap between the MS Degree in Applied Economics and the Graduate Certificate in Financial Management and the Graduate Certificate in Investments.

Quick Stats

Course Locations Washington, DC and *Online
Earn Degree Onsite Yes
Earn Degree Online *No
Entry Terms Fall, Spring, or Summer semester
Degree Requirements 15 courses:
8 for the MS in Economics;
7 for the Certificate in Financial Management or Investments.
Tuition and Fees Tuition in the 2017-2018 academic year is $4,160 per course. More information.

Program Overview

This dual program offers students to the opportunity to earn both the MS Degree in Applied Economics and a Graduate Certificate in Financial Management or in Investments for a total of 15 courses, eight at Applied Economics and seven at Carey. Those interested, including current students of either school, apply to the Dual MS Degree in Applied Economics/Graduate Certificate in Financial Management or in Investments through Advanced Academic Programs. The Carey Graduate Certificate in Investments accompanies preparation for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) examination, which is preserved in the Dual Diploma program. Prospective students should contact carey.admissions@jhu.edu and should take Financial Economics 440.642 as soon as feasible.

For more information, current students should contact Jessie Martin.

For more information about required courses to complete the Applied Economics degree and the Certificate in Investment or Financial Management, visit the Degree Requirements page.