|Core Requirements: (25 Credits)|
|Economic Theory (12 Credits)|
|Econ 621||Managerial Economics||3 cr|
|Econ 622||Global Macroeconomic Business Conditions||3 cr|
|Econ 626||International Trade||3 cr|
|Econ 627||International Monetary Economics||3 cr|
|Advanced Statistical Analysis (6 Credits)|
|Econ 625||Applied Econometrics||3 cr|
|Stat 543||Time Series Analysis||3 cr|
|Mathematics Requirements (3 credits)|
|Math 522||Optimization||3 cr|
|Math 523||Game Theory||3 cr|
|Stat 541||Probability||3 cr|
|Finance Theory (4 credits)|
|MBA 520||Financial Management||2 cr|
|MBA 720||Investment Management||2 cr|
|Electives (12 Credits)|
|ICP 661||International Political Economy||3 cr|
|ICP 662||International Competitiveness, Politics and Policy||3 cr|
|ICP 670||Law and Legal Principles||3 cr|
|ICP 671||International Business Transactions||3 cr|
|ICP 678||International Commerce and Trade Law||3 cr|
|ICP 690||Advanced Topics in International Commerce and Policy (as appropriate)||1-3 cr|
|MATH 542||Mathematical Statistics||3 cr|
|MATH 544||Applied Probability and Statistical Decision Making||3 cr|
|MBA 504||Business Law||2 cr|
|MBA 530||Marketing Management||2 cr|
|MBA 550||Psychological Foundations of Management||2 cr|
Any 700 level MBA course except for MBA 720; must meet prerequisites
Early Entry Option for Valpo Undergraduates
Qualified VU juniors and seniors may apply to begin graduate course work in International Economics & Finance prior to graduation. This unique program allows students to save time and money on their graduate programs as courses taken at the graduate level count toward both the bachelor's and master's degree. For more information, students should speak with their academic advisors and contact an admissions counselor at the Graduate School.
Students may be surprised to discover the affordable tuition rate at Valparaiso University. Tuition for the 2014-2015 academic year is $595 per credit hour which is highly competitive for a private institution of recognized national quality. Full-time graduate students pay a $189 general fee each fall and spring semester. Part-time graduate students pay a $101 general fee each fall and spring semester. Financial aid is available through direct and indirect students loans for students taking 6 credits or more during fall and spring semesters.
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