Program Information for Current and Accepted Students

BS and BA Economics

Opportunity is everywhere when your economics program stands in the center of the financial capital of the west. Here, hands-on experience is an essential part of the curriculum. Our curriculum views economics through a social justice lens. Through internships and seminars, students develop the skills to tackle real-world problems, from poverty to gender inequality to environmental pollution. Students graduate prepared to use their economics training to make a positive impact in underserved and underdeveloped communities throughout the world.

MS Applied Economics (Economics of Digitization/Tech Economics)

In the San Francisco Bay Area, the development of advanced technologies is altering the way people live and work. Digital markets are fundamentally changing interactions between consumers, businesses, organizations and governments throughout the world. As a next-generation economist with an MS in Applied Economics, you will have the skills to take a leadership role in this dynamic environment.

MS International and Development Economics

The rapid pace of globalization has increased the demand for professionals with training in international economics and economic development. Our one of a kind Master of Science in International and Development Economics (IDEC) provides students with the knowledge and skills to understand how market forces can be harnessed to empower developing countries to break from cycles of poverty.

MA Economics (for currently enrolled students only--this program is no longer accepting new students)

The Master's in Economics Program at the University of San Francisco provides students with rigorous training in the heart of the West Coast's financial capital, so that they can be leaders, innovators, and analysts in the investment and wealth management industry, as well as in banking, corporate financial management, and a host of other industries.