Ranking of Economics Graduate Schools

Rank the top 117 Economics graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Rank School & Program Regres Quality Survey Quality Student Outcomes Jobs at Grad Diversity
Harvard University
Economics
1-21-13-1795%82-104
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Economics
2-52-22-1195%64-94
Princeton University
Economics
4-113-54-2492%50-91
Harvard University
Business Economics
2-114-84-2595%109-115
University of Chicago
Economics
1-34-841-7892%52-91
Harvard University
Political Economy and Government
5-423-66-3595%87-106
Stanford University
Economic Analysis and Policy
5-176-92-1095%102-111
California Institute of Technology
Social Science
16-264-91-4100%94-108
Stanford University
Economics
6-1310-1412-4895%69-101
University of California-Berkeley
Economics
3-87-1055-9290%94-107
New York University
Economics
5-149-1411-4278%6-45
Northwestern University
Economics
10-1712-198-3497%59-98
Yale University
Economics
6-1512-197-3287%47-88
Brown University
Economics
14-2412-2021-6190%6-40
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Economics
14-2514-277-3697%37-85
Columbia University in the City of New York
Economics
8-1914-2673-10593%6-35
Arizona State University
Economics
29-4912-259-4088%7-37
University of Maryland-College Park
Economics
5-1818-3030-6984%19-64
University of Pennsylvania
Economics
7-1810-1651-8791%44-88
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Economics
8-1712-2351-8792%48-88
Cornell University
Economics
19-2918-3015-4888%38-77
Washington University in St Louis
Economics
17-2617-2717-5788%65-100
University of California-San Diego
Economics
17-3015-2554-9390%85-105
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Economics
14-2720-3157-9692%99-111
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Economics
32-5522-357-3981%12-52
Carnegie Mellon University
Tepper School of Business-Economics
22-4725-386-4288%62-97
Duke University
Economics
18-2920-3338-8181%37-80
University of Iowa
Economics
49-8032-5310-47100%43-84
Auburn University Main Campus
Applied Economics
39-7126-485-2788%23-64
University of Rochester
Economics
22-3633-5939-8196%19-68
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