Our department is composed of accomplished teachers who are also active scholars recognized internationally for their contribution in research, extension, outreach, and service.

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Undergraduate Program

The Department of Economics offers three highly ranked degrees in the majors agricultural business, business economics, and economics. For those looking for minor options, the department offers agricultural business and economics. 

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Graduate Program

The Department of Economics offers two master’s programs and doctorate degrees in economics and agricultural economics. The people in our department have created an atmosphere of engaged learning and collaborative research.

M.S. Degrees | Ph.D. Degrees

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A career in economics... It's much more than you think!

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Student Life

Our department is recognized as one of the best in the world, composed of accomplished teachers and dedicated staff. Academics are great, but there's so much more to take advantage of!



Gain valuable leadership experiences outside the classroom, meet people with similar interests, and network with faculty.

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Learning Communities

Small student groups take one, two, or three courses together and may live in the same residence hall. Open to all students.

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Discover the business and financial markets of other countries and their economic implications on the U.S. and the world.

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Multicultural Student Center

Find an environment where awareness of one's cultural identity and a deeper understanding and respect of different cultures, are accepted and embraced.

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If you are considering an internship to give yourself an edge in the market, check out these student experience from our department and learn more about how to get started with your internship experience!