48 months
37122 USD/year
37200 USD/year
12700 USD/year
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A degree in Environmental and Water Resource Economics at University of Arizona prepares students to become responsible leaders in the management of natural resources through coursework in quantitative methods, economics, politics and communication.

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Students of  Environmental and Water Resource Economics at University of Arizona  not only learn how to formulate policies for responsibly managing natural resources, but they also gain skills in business management, human resources, and food and fiber production. Nationally recognized for its teaching and research, the Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics adheres to a tradition of discovery, education and service. Faculty and students vigorously engage in research in environmental and natural resource policy, regional economics and development, and agricultural production and marketing.


  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental regulation
  • Law
  • Public policy
  • Graduate studies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustaining Life: The Global Economy of Food
  • Understanding the World of Commerce
  • Economics of Water Management and Policy
  • General Education
  • Communication Skills
  • Production & Consumption Analysis, Microeconomics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a 3.00 recalculated grade point average (GPA) (a "B" or better where "A"=4.00) from a secondary school. Please note: GPA recalculation occurs during the admissions evaluation process. 
  • Have three years of high school work. Please note: If you are currently in high school, UA needs to see 9–11 grade work. If you have completed high school then UA needs to see 10–12 grade work. 
  • Have and present a completed high school diploma or certificate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37122 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37122 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37200 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12700 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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


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