M.Sc. On Campus

Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of Delaware

12 months
950 USD/credit 28500 USD/year
950 USD/credit 28500 USD/year
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The program in Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Delaware leads to the Master of Science degree and offers students the perspectives and skills necessary to understand and work in the general fields of economics, resource economics, agricultural economics, environmental economics, applied economics, agribusiness or government sectors of the economy. 


A strong intermediate level of training is offered so that students may continue graduate work and obtain a PhD degree. After finishing the Agricultural and Resource Economics course at University of Delaware, students will have a theoretical foundation in microeconomics and macroeconomics, a core set of coursework in quantitative applications from statistics, econometrics, regression, logistic regression, data management, and geographic information systems, exposure to additional coursework in agriculture economics, resource economics, environmental economics, and/or experimental economics, in addition to general economics. 


  • Cooperative Extension Agent
  • Agricultural Educator
  • Agricultural Sales
  • Farm Manager
  • Agribusiness Manager
  • Crop Consultant
  • Animal Care and Training Consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Microeconomics 
  • Macroeconomics 
  • International Agricultural Trade Special Topics 
  • Seminar in Resource Economics
  • Statistical Research Methods 
  • Applied Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A nonrefundable application fee submitted with the application. 
  • Applicants must list and upload unofficial transcripts of all post-high school academic work from all institutions attended.
  • Applicants must submit a Personal Statement or answer specific questions or essays as part of the application; a Resume
  • Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation
  • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) admission test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Newark

990 - 1700 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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