Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sample First Year Full-time PhD Class Schedule

Sample First Year Full-time PhD Class Schedule

 

Two core courses are taught on the Fairfax campus (ECON 715 and ECON 830). One core course is taught on the Arlington campus (ECON 811). MA core courses taught on the Arlington campus are designed for MA students and do not carry core credit in the doctoral program.

First Year – Fall

ECON 811 Micro I (Arlington campus)
ECON 715 Macro I (Fairfax campus)
ECON 830 Math Econ (Fairfax campus)

First Year – Spring

ECON 812 Micro II (Fairfax campus)
ECON 816 Macro II (Fairfax campus)
ECON 637 Econometrics (Fairfax campus)

First Year – August

Micro and Macro prelim exams

 

Second Year – Fall

Field 1
Field 2
Elective

Second Year – Spring

Field 1 (cont)
Field 2 (cont)
Elective

Second Year – August

Field exams

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