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Master of Applied Economics & Policy

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Program Program Overview & Highlights

The Master of Applied Economics and Policy program is designed to offer a unique combination of courses that will prepare you for work in the specialized field of economic policy. As a graduate, you will be prepared to immediately secure a position in the working world.

The program places special emphasis in preparing you to utilize large amounts of data available to professionals in government and business to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government polices and business projects.

Through a multidisciplinary approach to policy analysis involving economic courses, business courses, communication workshops and an exciting research project, you will have all of the tools and experiences needed to begin a career as an Economist.

Admission Requirements


  • Completion of undergraduate courses in statistics, micro, and macro economics
  • Statement of Interest
  • 2 references
  • English proficiency requirements: IELTS 6.5 / TOEFL 83 IBT / UWindsor ELIP 3*
  • View the Graduate Studies page for more information on admission requirements and English exemptions.

*English language improvement programs are available if you require extra training prior to entry into the academic program, or have received lower-than-required test scores.

* Average over six Grade 12 academic courses.

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Program Details

Program Length: 4 Semesters (16 months)
Program Delivery: Face to Face & Online
Faculty: Science
Intake: Fall

Jessica Garant

"The Aeronautics program has provided me with a well-rounded education and leadership skills that I will take with me as I pursue my dream of flying for a commercial airline.”

Jessica Garant
BA (Honours) in Liberal Arts and Professional Studies: Aeronautics Leadership

Career Tracks

  • Policy analyst
  • Resource stewardship economist
  • Health economist
  • Economic analyst
  • Economic policy researcher


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