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Agricultural and Applied Economics

University of Wisconsin Madison

12 months
Duration
25548 USD/year
25548 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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About

The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wisconsin Madison offers three graduate degree programs leading to the master of science and doctor of philosophy.

Overview

The Agricultural and Applied Economics program at the University of Wisconsin Madison offers research and graduate training in environmental and natural resource economics, the economic development of low-income countries, agricultural economics, community economics, and more recently, resource and energy demand analysis.

Department faculty are affiliated with a broad range of institutes and centers across the campus, including the Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems, the University Center for Cooperatives, the Renk Agribusiness Institute, Center for Community Economic Development, and the area studies programs. Each program has its own rich intellectual life of seminars and other activities.

Learning outcomes

  • Articulates and critiques theories and empirical methods for quantitative analysis relevant to agricultural, environmental, international development, or community economics.
  • Identifies data sources, applies appropriate econometric methodologies, and evaluates quantitative evidence relevant to questions in agricultural, environmental, international development, or community economics.
  • Clearly communicates applied economics issues, methods, and empirical analysis using both written and oral strategies.
  • Recognizes and applies principles of ethical, collegial and professional conduct.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Agricultural and Applied Economics
  • The Environment and the Global Economy
  • Climate Change Economics and Policy
  • The International Agricultural Economy
  • Farming Systems Management
  • Environmental Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts from all colleges or universities
  • Course inventory
  • Graduate Record Exam scores
  • English proficiency exam for international students
  • Writing sample – optional
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25548 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1015 - 1752 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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