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Resource Economics and Management

West Virginia University

Master
24 months
Duration
24840 USD/year
24840 USD/year
8820 USD/year
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About

This program offers two areas of emphasis administered by Resource Economics and Management at West Virginia University: Natural Resource Economics (NRE) and Resource Management (RM).

Overview

The objective of the degree program in Resource Economics and Management at West Virginia University is to train highly qualified doctoral students in the areas of excellence within the Division of Resource Management, as well as Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Design, or WVU in general. All students in the program complete a core set of courses including research methods, graduate seminars, and teaching practicum.

Career

Agricultural and resource economists work in a wide range of activities including agricultural production and marketing, business management, consumer analysis, natural resource management, environmental assessment, energy economics, policy analysis, international trade and economic development.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Rural and Regional Development
  • International Agricultural Economic Development
  • Energy Industry Economics
  • Resource Appraisal and Decision Making
  • Economics of Water Resources and Energy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 3 Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4410 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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