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Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural and Resource Economics

The Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural and Resource Economics program prepares students to develop microeconomic theory, quantitative methods, and at least one tested field (Agricultural Economics or Environmental and Resource Economics).

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Where You’ll Find Us

Teaching at ARDEC.

Agricultural Research & Development Center

Work directly with crops and livestock at this research and teaching complex — one of nine around the state.

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Nutrien Building

Our Agricultural and Resource Economics Graduate Programs will return to the Nutrien Building when it opens the spring of 2022.

Working at JBS Global Food Innovation center.

JBS Global Innovation Center in Honor of Gary and Kay Smith

Operate food supply equipment and process food in this state-of-the-art laboratory. Food is sold at the on-campus Where Food Comes From Market.

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Related Interests

  • Agriculture
  • Animals
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Policy 
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Related Careers

  • Agricultural Lenders
  • Commodity Marketing Analysts
  • Agricultural Input Sales
  • Agricultural/Food Business Owners
  • Farm, Ranch, and Plant Manager
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Department Advisor

Kathy Bruce

For more information, contact Kathy Bruce, Academic Contact for the Agricultural and Resource Economics Graduate program.