General Information

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Program/Degree
Agricultural & Resource Econ (Minor) 
Program Description

The Agricultural & Resource Economics (AREC) minor is for students pursuing a PhD at the University of Arizona.  The minor requires 4 courses of 12 graduate level units, with 2 courses being core courses and two courses being specialty courses.  Interested students should submit their request for this minor at https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/phd-arec-minor-application​.  Once approved, the student may add this PhD minor to their plan of study in UAccess GradPath. 

To view curriculum requirements please visit https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/graduate-programs or download the PDF https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/sites/cals.arizona.edu.arec/files/AREC%20Ph%20D%20%20Minor%20Curriculum_0.pdf​

 
Department/Academic Unit(s)

Agriculture & Resource Economics -

The AREC Department offers a program leading to the Master of Science degree with a major in Agricultural & Resource Economics. A broad spectrum of agricultural economics subject matter is presented, with emphasis in natural resources, international business, and agribusiness. The Master's program provides training in the theory and methods of applied agricultural and resource economics. Graduating students are qualified for positions in the private sector with agribusiness, financial, farm management, and consulting firms, and in state and federal government agencies. Some students choose to follow the master's degree with enrollment in a Ph.D. program, either at the University of Arizona or elsewhere. Many AREC graduates have excelled in premier doctoral programs throughout the United States. We also offer an Agricultural & Resource Economics minor for PhD seeking students.  

 
College
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences  
Campus where offered
Main Campus - Tucson  
Contacts
Admissions Contact
Danielle Buhrow
520-621-2421
Graduate Program Coordinator
Danielle Buhrow
520-621-2421
Director of Graduate Studies
George B Frisvold
520-621-6269
Graduate College Degree Counselor
Unspecified
 
Tuition and Fees
Please refer to the UA Bursar's Office Tuition and Fees Calculator for up-to-date information about tuition and fees. 
Please refer to the UA Registrar's's Office Special Course Fees for up-to-date information about special course fees. 

Degree Specifics

Degree Requirements
N/A
 
Minor Requirements

https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/sites/cals.arizona.edu.arec/files/AREC%20Ph%20D%20%20Minor%20Curriculum_0.pdf 

Submit your AREC minor request from our online form at https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/phd-arec-minor-application

 

 
Student Handbook
https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/sites/cals.arizona.edu.arec/files/AREC_Graduate_Handbook_final%209%202017.pdf  
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Last revised 01 Sep 2017