International Agriculture, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Thesis Option

Total Hours: 30 Hours

Course Requirements
AGIN 5312Applied Issues in International Agriculture and Natural Resources2
Select at least one course from each of the following three categories:12
Quantitative/Statistics (choose one course)
Introduction to Econometrics
Research Design and Methodology
Applied Regression Analysis
Statistics for Experimenters I
Or other approved quantitative course
Social Sciences Research in Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Research Methodology (choose one course)
Research Methodology
Experimental Horticulture
Research Methods in Plant and Soil Sciences
Or other approved quantitative or qualitative research methods course
International Agriculture (choose two courses)
Methods of Technological Change
International Agricultural Markets and Trade
Plan & Pol Devlpmnt
Grant Seeking
Foundations of Leadership Theory
Social Entrepreneurship
Global Nutrition and Food Security
Simulation Models in Research, Management and Policy
Or other approved courses in international agriculture or development
Hours Subtotal14
Focus Areas
With advisor approval, select at least 10 semester credit hours to support a focus area in International Agriculture.10
Hours Subtotal10
Thesis
AGIN 5000Master's Thesis/Report in International Agriculture6
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours30

Formal Report Option

Total Hours: 32 Hours

Course Requirements
AGIN 5312Applied Issues in International Agriculture and Natural Resources2
Select at least one course from each of the following three categories:12
Quantitative/Statistics (choose one course)
Introduction to Econometrics
Research Design and Methodology
Applied Regression Analysis
Statistics for Experimenters I
Or other approved quantitative course
Research Methodology (choose one course)
Social Sciences Research in Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Research Methodology
Experimental Horticulture
Research Methods in Plant and Soil Sciences
Or other approved quantitative or qualitative research methods course
International Agriculture (choose two courses)
Methods of Technological Change
International Agricultural Markets and Trade
Plan & Pol Devlpmnt
Grant Seeking
Foundations of Leadership Theory
Social Entrepreneurship
Global Nutrition and Food Security
Simulation Models in Research, Management and Policy
Or other approved courses in international agriculture or development
Hours Subtotal14
Focus Areas
With advisor approval, select at least 16 semester credit hours to support a focus area in International Agriculture.16
Hours Subtotal16
Research
AGIN 5000Master's Thesis/Report in International Agriculture2
Hours Subtotal2
Total Hours32

Creative Component

Total Hours: 32 Hours

Course Requirements
AGIN 5312Applied Issues in International Agriculture and Natural Resources2
Select at least one course from each of the following three categories:12
Quantitative/Statistics (choose one course)
Introduction to Econometrics
Research Design and Methodology
Applied Regression Analysis
Statistics for Experimenters I
Or other approved quantitative course
Research Methodology (choose one course)
Social Sciences Research in Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Research Methodology
Experimental Horticulture
Research Methods in Plant and Soil Sciences
Or other approved quantitative or qualitative research methods course
International Agriculture (choose two courses)
Methods of Technological Change
International Agricultural Markets and Trade
Plan & Pol Devlpmnt
Grant Seeking
Foundations of Leadership Theory
Social Entrepreneurship
Global Nutrition and Food Security
Simulation Models in Research, Management and Policy
Or other approved courses in international agriculture or development
Hours Subtotal14
Focus Areas
With advisor approval, select at least 15 semester credit hours to support a focus area in International Agriculture.15
Hours Subtotal15
Creative Component
AGIN 5800International Agriculture Internship Experience (Creative Component)3
Hours Subtotal3
Total Hours32

Graduate College Master's Program Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Master’s Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.