Agricultural and Applied Economics, B.Sc. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
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Agricultural and Applied Economics

48 months
Duration
28830 USD/year
28830 USD/year
9790 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Georgia applies economic principles to food and fiber production, natural resource management, community and regional economic development, environmental policy, and international trade.

Overview

A flexible offering of electives allows students to tailor the AAE major to meet their particular interests and career objectives. Agricultural and Applied Economics provides a strong theoretical background for those entering graduate schools in agricultural economics, economics, and professional schools in law and business administration.

Practical Experience

Agricultural and Applied Economics students at the University of Georgia develop analytical methods to study resource allocation problems in agriculture, natural resources, and rural development. Students receive hands-on experience in price analysis, operations research, public program analysis, economic development, economic research, and public administration. Students are well-grounded in economic theory and conduct economic analysis through the use of microcomputers and case studies.

Career Opportunities

Agricultural and Applied Economics prepares students for careers in applied economics, resource management, public program analysis, economic forecasting, and economic research. Agricultural and Applied Economics graduates are now working in commercial agriculture, food and fiber industries, resource and environmental management agencies, economic development agencies, state and local governments, and international trade organizations. Position responsibilities include resource management, finance, administration, economic research, and policy analysis with private, non-profit, and public agencies at the state and federal levels. Job opportunities are expanding for graduates with skills in applied economics.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • economic theory
  • econometrics
  • statistics
  • accounting
  • technical agriculture
  • physical and biological sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Transcript from your graduating high school
  • SAT/ACT scores
  • Secondary School Report/Counselor Recommendation
  • Teacher/Other Letter of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28830 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28830 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9790 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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