MBA/MS in Applied Economics

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Part Time
Online
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Description

Harness the complementary nature of business and economics with this dual degree. Earn two degrees in less time, for less money, and with fewer courses. 

Length
3 years, 31 courses
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Meeting the needs of the working professional and modern employers, gain the skills to excel in a career blending business and economics. Take classes on-site, online, or a combination of both. On-site classes are offered in both Washington, D.C. and Baltimore. 

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

There are numerous options for financing your education including scholarships, loans, and payment plans available to those who qualify.

Program features

Flexible format

With a fully online MBA program at Carey, you have the option to take your MS classes at Krieger either online or onsite. Learn at the pace and style that works best for you.

Two degrees

Earn two degrees from two Johns Hopkins schools: an MBA from Carey Business School and an MS in Applied Economics from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.

Multidisciplinary and efficient

This dual degree harnesses the complementary nature of business and economics and eliminates the overlap between the MS in Applied Economics and the MBA, enabling students to earn both degrees in fewer courses.

In-demand specializations

Although not required, you can choose from eight in-demand specializations from a diverse group of focus areas.


Curriculum

The rigorous course work, encompassing government, politics, ethics, global economics, financial theory, and management, bridges the traditional separation of private and public sectors.

Student handbook

The student handbook provides access to information about services and resources for students as well as policies and procedures.

University catalog

The 2022 edition of the Carey Business School University Catalog is available.

Program comparison

  • Online, flexible format
  • Complete both degrees in three years
  • Optional in-person experiences
  • Asynchronous and/or fully synchronous courses
  • Online, flexible format
  • Complete your degree in two years
  • Optional in-person experiences
  • Asynchronous and/or fully synchronous courses
  • Online, flexible format
  • Complete your degree in two years
  • Asynchronous and/or fully synchronous courses
  • 12 month Optional Practical Training 
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