Graduate Placement

Students in our graduate program generally place very well with a high and growing percentage of the students pursuing Ph.D. studies in leading universities. Our student placement history to the Ph.D. programs is listed below, by graduation year.

Graduation Year from FAU Ph.D. Program Placement
2012
Alvin Chiang Florida International University (Economics)
Jeffrey DiBartolomeo University of Central Florida (Finance)
Craig Haberstumpf Florida Atlantic University (Finance)
Kevin Brady Florida Atlantic University (Finance)
Karim Soumohoro Temple University (Economics)
2010
James Watson University of Colorado, Boulder
Brett Block University of Colorado, Boulder
2009
Nelson Brockway University of Arizona
2008
Steven Kincaid University of Florida
John Shideler University of California Riverside
2005
Patrick Cooper University of Alabama
Nestor Rodriguez Purdue University
2004
Dhimitri Qirjo Florida International University
Jason Bullman University of Miami
Matthew Brigada Florida Atlantic University (PhD Finance)

Contact Us

Contact Dr. Eric Chiang of the Master of Science in Economics

Department of Economics
Dr. Eric Chiang, Associate Professor
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
email: chiang@fau.edu
p: (561) 297-2947
office: KH (25) 108

Michaela Smolka

Academic Advisor

Michaela Smolka
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
email: Msmolka2014@fau.edu
p: 561-297-2775

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Best Part-Time MBA

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Best Undergrad. Business

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Best Online Grad. Business

Selected among the best for online master's in business (non-MBA)

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Best Online MBA

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Best Online MBA for Veterans

Honored as a best online MBA program for veterans

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Best Online Grad Business for Veterans

Selected as a best online grad business program for veterans

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Third consecutive ranking from The Princeton Review

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Best International Business

#19 undergrad. by U.S. News & World Report

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

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