Capstone Experiences (6 credit hours)
The following Capstone Experiences are required:
M.S. in Economics: Thesis option OR Research Project option.
Students who choose the thesis option must successfully complete six credit hours of ECON 6999 - Graduate Thesis Research . The thesis must be written and defended within six calendar years after admission into the M.S. in Economics program. The Thesis Committee, which must be approved by the Graduate Program Director, will consist of a Chair and at least two other faculty members.
Students who choose the research project option must complete the following research courses:
M.S. in Mathematical Finance: Comprehensive Examination.
Students are required to pass a comprehensive examination. An examining committee is appointed by the Graduate Program Director and is constituted from the program’s faculty. The exam may be, at the committee’s discretion, either written or oral.