REDA provides graduate training in economics and data analytics for a smart green world
Are you someone who...
Wants to contribute to a sustainable future?
Desires tools to better analyze real-world data?
Believes in behavior-based solutions to our climate challenges?
Seeks marketable skills to launch your career?
Excellent! A REDA degree is perfect for you.
Go beyond the textbook.
Work with real-world data and research problems.
Interact with industry professionals.
Graduate in under one year!
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"REDA provides an opportunity for a deep dive into complicated topics and students graduate with a marketable quantitative skill set."
5 reasons REDA is perfect for you
1. Graduate in less than one year.
We know you can’t wait to make a difference. That’s why we’ve designed an intensive master’s program that teaches you the skills you need to launch your career, all in under one year!
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2. Rub elbows with industry professionals.
What better way to learn about the industry than jumping right in? Industry professionals deliver seminars about their research, supply data for classroom activities, and mentor students via research projects.
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3. Land your dream job.
Employers recognize the high-quality training that REDA students receive and are eager to hire graduates like you! Our personalized career advice will help you achieve your professional goals.
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4. Earn a degree you can afford.
Not only will our program jumpstart your career as an energy and natural resource analyst, it’s also an excellent deal. Graduate with your master’s for as little as $16,400 USD.
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5. Join the REDA family.
Our small class size means you get plenty of individual attention from faculty and staff. The cohort nature of our program fosters peer-to-peer learning and a culture of intellectual curiosity. And we have fun, too!
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Graduate Training for a Smart Green World

We offer a one-of-a-kind Master’s degree designed for students looking to enhance their career opportunities in the energy and natural resource fields.
Now accepting applications for Summer 2017. Apply by January 15, 2017 for priority consideration.
The 31-credit Resource and Energy Demand Analysis (REDA) program teaches you the analytical skills you need to make a difference in our world, and the accelerated curriculum means you’ll graduate in less than one year.
Unlike most other Applied Economics master’s programs, our program is tailored to students seeking professional careers. Topics include energy and natural resource economic theory, econometrics, cost benefit analysis, and sample design.