Advanced economic modeling, forecasting, analysis of rapidly incoming data, and econometrics have become the backbone of decisions made in governments, international organizations, and businesses.

Degree Type:
Entry Terms:
Fall, Spring, and Summer
Mode of Study:
Online, Onsite
Washington, DC
4 courses
Time to Complete:
9 – 12 months

Program Overview

If you hold a master’s degree in Economics or Statistics and want to expand your knowledge or advance your career, this Post-Master’s Certificate will help you build solid expertise in Quantitative Methods in Applied Economics.

Through your coursework, you’ll gain plenty of practical experience in quantitative methods—including emerging areas like machine learning. You will need four courses to complete the program.

The program designed with you in mind. So you don’t have to put your career on hold, we offer the flexibility to take courses in the evenings at Washington, D.C. Center near Dupont Circle, online, or both.

Coursework to Match Your Career Aspirations

Choose four out of nine courses in quantitative methods—from econometrics, cost-benefit analysis, to research methods.

Grow Your Network and Practical Experience

Our economics programs attract professionals from around D.C. and beyond—providing you with a peer network that shares experience across government agencies, international lending institutions, trade associations, and private businesses of all kinds.

Admission Requirements

You will need to have a master's degree in Economics or Statistics in order to apply for this program. Additional admission requirements are the same as those for MS in Applied Economics.

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The production and exchange of goods and services creates value around the world. Find out how the MS in Applied Economics degree goes beyond theoretical constructs and into the practical impacts on individuals, markets, and governments.

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Location: Online

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Gain practical knowledge in quantitative methods with this flexible Post-Master's Certificate program.

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This program is designed to be completed in 12 months.

This program will cost $17,996 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses ($1,353). These costs were accurate at the time of posting but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ N/A of debt.

Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

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