Distance learning Master of Science Program in Economics

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The MSc, or Master of Science, is an internationally recognized academic degree that indicates proficiency and knowledge of a given topic or field. Most MSc programs take about four years to finish, after which some join the workforce while others continue on in the classroom. 

Those who study economics first and foremost learn the differences between microeconomics and macroeconomics. Microeconomics involves the behavior of individual markets, such as households and firms, and their interactions. Macroeconomics, on the other hand, involves looking at the entire economy as a whole.

Dealing with public universities is far from an optimal option. Private schools provide much better assistance in your distance learning experience. Several online university draws teachers and students at great distances from all over the world. This vastly increases the diversity in a distance learning classroom and produces challenging conversation among those from hugely divergent communities, regions, and distant cultures.

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MA In Biostatistics And Econometrics With The Hague Comment

EBES Escuela Business Espana
Online Part time 10 - 12 months September 2018 Spain Spain Online Seville + 1 more

This is a reference program leader in its field used in research in various fields such as sociology, economics, political science and biomedicine. Basically the different forms of study comprising the Stata software, containing abundant data required for the management of graphics data and conceptualizing mathematical analysis as the basis for the understanding of statistical theory. [+]

Open Call / Dual Degree / Available Grant of up to 70% for online study

This is a reference program leader in its field used in research in various fields such as sociology, economics, political science and biomedicine. Basically the different forms of study comprising the Stata software, containing abundant data required for the management of graphics data and conceptualizing mathematical analysis as the basis for the understanding of statistical theory.

MASTER IN Biostatistics, Econometrics and Statistics with STATA

Made of blocks of theoretical subjects, practical cases are dealt with one final issue which the acquired concepts are evaluated by solving tasks, continuously developing knowledge and management concepts of algebra own instruments and methodologies, all of which are necessary elements for the understanding and treatment of statistical issues. It is also intended to contribute to standardize the use of algebraic concepts in different university education professionals.... [-]


MSc/PgDip/PgCert in One Health (online distance learning)

University of Glasgow - Online Study
Online Full time Part time 12 - 36 months August 2018 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

The One Health concept recognises the interconnectedness of human, animal and ecosystem health. A One Health approach involves applying a coordinated, collaborative, multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral approach to address potential or existing risks that originate at the animal-human-ecosystems interface. [+]

Online learning at the University of Glasgow allows you to benefit from the outstanding educational experience that we are renowned for, without having to relocate to our campus.

The One Health concept recognises the interconnectedness of human, animal and ecosystem health. A One Health approach involves applying a coordinated, collaborative, multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral approach to address potential or existing risks that originate at the animal-human-ecosystems interface.

The overarching aim of One Health is to achieve optimal health for humans, animals and the ecosystem. This Masters in One Health aims to offer online, specialist teaching to students to acquire knowledge and skills required to work within a One Health framework. The programme seeks to explore an integrative approach to human, veterinary and ecological health, recognising the importance of interdisciplinary collaborations and the interconnectedness of public health, environmental issues, veterinary and human medicine. The programme also raises awareness of cultural and societal factors that influence how One Health approaches are translated into practice.... [-]


MSc in Intellectual Property, Innovation & the Creative Economy

University of Glasgow - Online Study
Online Full time Part time 12 - 36 months August 2018 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

This is a pioneering online programme offered by CREATe at the University of Glasgow. It is intended for people working in sectors where digital rights and obligations are a key concern. Successful leadership in the digital creative economy requires linking complex legal provisions (such as copyright, trademarks, data protection and privacy) to economic analysis and strategic thinking about markets and regulation. [+]

This is a pioneering online programme offered by CREATe at the University of Glasgow. It is intended for people working in sectors where digital rights and obligations are a key concern. Successful leadership in the digital creative economy requires linking complex legal provisions (such as copyright, trademarks, data protection and privacy) to economic analysis and strategic thinking about markets and regulation.

Why this programme The programme was developed by CREATe a leading copyright and IP research institute in the UK based at the University of Glasgow. Our online learning platform comprises cutting-edge learning tools and resources, populated with real-world research and case studies drawn from today’s creative industry challenges. The online structure of the programme is designed to be compatible with work, and suitable for employer sponsorship and support from professional development schemes. The programme can be completed over 1, 2 or 3 years and can be studied on a modular basis. The programme requires previous professional engagement but no prior formal qualifications in law or economics. You will be able to take part in recorded lectures and events with renowned visiting speakers which take place throughout the year at CREATe. You will have the opportunity to network with peers from across the creative industries, policy, and technology sectors. On successful completion of the programme, you will have a detailed understanding of digital rights and obligations that enables strategic decisions and policy making. Core courses Copyright in the digital environment Economics of innovation Introduction to the creative economy: Law, technology... [-]

Master of Science in Applied Economics

Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Online Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 USA Washington

The MS in Applied Economics Program develops skill in economic reasoning, and in constructing and estimating economic models through the use of econometrics and other quantitative techniques. This is accomplished by a rigorous and demanding curriculum and a talented and dedicated staff of instructors. The degree can be pursued at a part-time or a full-time pace. All undergraduate majors are welcome. [+]

The MS in Applied Economics Program develops skill in economic reasoning, and in constructing and estimating economic models through the use of econometrics and other quantitative techniques. This is accomplished by a rigorous and demanding curriculum and a talented and dedicated staff of instructors.

The degree can be pursued at a part-time or a full-time pace. All undergraduate majors are welcome.

Applied Economics students tailor their own course of study and can pursue any of the following areas, or mix and match:

Public Policy Financial Economics and the Macroeconomy International Economics and Development Spatial Economics (also available online) Environmental Economics (also available online) Health Economics (also available online) Economics of National Security Quantitative Methods ... [-]

MSc Finance (Economic Policy) (Distance Learning Programme)

SOAS University of London
Online Full time Part time 2 - 5 years July 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This programme is principally for postgraduates working on economic policy in government, central banks, other public organisations, international institutions and consultancy. It will increase your understanding of the principles, applications, and context underlying economic policy, focusing on the financial aspects of policymaking. [+]

Overview

Duration: 2-5 years

Start of programme: November / February / April / June / August

Mode of Attendance: Online Learning

This programme is principally for postgraduates working on economic policy in government, central banks, other public organisations, international institutions and consultancy. It will increase your understanding of the principles, applications, and context underlying economic policy, focusing on the financial aspects of policymaking.

Structure

You will study five core modules.

Banking & Capital Markets International Finance Macroeconomic Policy & Financial Markets Microeconomic Principles & Policy Public Financial Management: Revenue The International Monetary Fund & Economic Policy ... [-]

MSc Global Corporations and Policy (Online)

SOAS University of London
Online Part time 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom London

This programme specifically addresses the requirements of those seeking a comprehensive theoretical and practical understanding of the role and dynamics of large corporations in the global economy and international affairs. [+]

MSc Global Corporations and Policy (Online)

Duration: 2 years

Entry Requirements: A minimum upper second class honours degree (or equivalent). We welcome applications from academically strong individuals from a wide variety of fields and backgrounds. Candidates with a lower class degree but with degree-relevant work experience may be considered.

Start of programme: April / October

Mode of Attendance: Online Learning

The MSc Global Corporations and Policy (GCP) programme is designed for those engaged in, or aspiring to, professional careers in the public, corporate or not-for-profit sectors related to the political and economic management and regulation of multinational corporations.... [-]


Online Master Economics

OnCampus
Online Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Germany Germany Online + 1 more

The online Master's degree in Business Informatics provides the qualifications required for the development of solutions from the perspective of a strategic, entrepreneurial perspective and the use of scientific knowledge. The course also prepares to work as a consultant or as an entrepreneur in the IT sector. The course of studies opens up access to the higher service. [+]

More responsibility and success in the job with the Masterstudium!

The online Master's degree in Business Informatics provides the qualifications required for the development of solutions from the perspective of a strategic, entrepreneurial perspective and the use of scientific knowledge. The course also prepares to work as a consultant or as an entrepreneur in the IT sector. The course of studies opens up access to the higher service.

The main application area of ​​the Master's graduates is the design and management of the process of organizational development, software development, implementation, system operation and management for relevant IT projects in a wide range of application areas. Economists are responsible for the development of the architecture of modern information systems.... [-]


Master of Science in International Policy Management

Kennesaw State University
Online Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Kennesaw

The Master of Science in International Policy Management (MSIPM) is a cohort-based online degree program that builds on Kennesaw State University’s strong tradition and long-standing commitment to international education. [+]

The Master of Science in International Policy Management

The Master of Science in International Policy Management (MSIPM) is a cohort-based online degree program that builds on Kennesaw State University’s strong tradition and long-standing commitment to international education. The program prepares future leaders in the private and public sectors to understand the interaction between political and economic dynamics in the global context.

The curriculum offered by the program will enhance understanding of international policy in an interactive collaborative learning environment, whether students are recent college graduates or have experience working in public, private, or nongovernmental organizations. Students will learn how to assess political risk, better understand the regulatory environment in which corporations function, and deal with the cultural nuances inherent to the global negotiation process. The online nature of the program offers flexibility for students to complete an academically solid degree program while continuing current employment, whether working in-state, nationwide or abroad. Additionally, the cohort model builds a learning community for mutual support.... [-]


Master of Science in Quantitative Economics

California Lutheran University
Online Full time Part time 36 hours USA Thousand Oaks Westlake Village + 1 more

The Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (MSQE) degree emphasizes practical applications and interactive learning, including close collaboration with members of a world-class economics faculty and forecasting team. [+]

Overview

The Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (MSQE) degree emphasizes practical applications and interactive learning, including close collaboration with members of a world-class economics faculty and forecasting team.

Quick Facts

*Students can start in August or January of each year.

Our program features an intense quantitative element, including more econometrics, financial economics, and theory than most master’s programs. The econometrics curriculum contains unique forecasting and modeling components that provide valuable hands-on application of theory.

Highly Ranked

The Master of Science in Quantitative Economics has been ranked 3rd in the nation for quantitive economics programs by The Financial Engineer.... [-]