Frequently Asked Questions

About Graduate Studies in  Applied Economics

At St Cloud State University



This document is prepared by Ming Chien Lo.

Last updated on July 13, 2015



Disclaimer: We try to be as accurate as possible. If there is any inconsistency between the answers to the FAQs and any official policy of the university, the latter must be followed. Note that some of my answers reflect personal opinions, which do not represent the Department of Economics, the School of Public Affairs (SOPA), St. Cloud State University (SCSU) and the Minnesota State Universities and Colleges (MnSCU).



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