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.
- 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.
- Agricultural and Applied Economics
- The Environment and the Global Economy
- Climate Change Economics and Policy
- The International Agricultural Economy
- Farming Systems Management
- Environmental Economics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEconomics Agribusiness View 682 other Masters in Economics in United States
- 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
International25548 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
National25548 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State12220 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 12 months.
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