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Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of Delaware

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
1898 USD/credit
1898 USD/credit
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About

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. 

Overview

Learning outcomes

A strong intermediate level of training is offered so that students may continue graduate work and obtain a PhD degree.  Students at the University of Delaware completing the M.S. degree in Agricultural and Resource Economics will:

  • Have a theoretical foundation in microeconomics and macroeconomics.
  • Have a core set of coursework in quantitative applications from statistics, econometrics, regression, logistic regression, data management, and geographic information systems
  • Have exposure to additional coursework in agriculture economics, resource economics, environmental economics, and/or experimental economics, in addition to general economics
  • Have an opportunity to apply the course work in a thesis, applied research, or an internship (under the Decision Analysis Concentration).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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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

  • International

    1898 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1898 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1898 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1898 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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