Agricultural Economics, PhD

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Total Hours: 60

Core Courses
ECON 6023Microeconomic Theory II3
ECON 6043Macroeconomic Theory II3
AGEC 6213Advanced Econometrics3
STAT 5253Mathematical Statistics I3
STAT 5263Mathematical Statistics II3
AGEC 6403Advanced Production Economics3
AGEC 6303Advanced Agricultural Marketing 13
AGEC 5703American Agricultural Policy3
AGEC 6102Teaching Practicum in Agricultural Economics2
Hours Subtotal26
Select at least 10 hours of electives: 210
Advanced Agricultural Prices
Primary Data Analysis in Economic Research
Agricultural Marketing and Economic Development
Agricultural Marketing: Advanced Concepts
Production Economics
Economics of Natural and Environmental Resource Policy
Advanced Agricultural Finance
Plan & Pol Devlpmnt
Advanced Applications of Mathematical Programming
Economic Development I
Economic Development II
Hours Subtotal10
Total thesis hours based on advice of student's advisory committee. 224
Hours Subtotal24
Total Hours60

Prerequisites of AGEC 5203 or AGEC 5311, 5321, and 5331.


Total number of hours for thesis must be approved by student's advisory committee and will need to reach a total of 34 hours combined with electives.

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

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