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Agricultural Economics

Louisiana State University

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Duration
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
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About

Agricultural Economics from Louisiana State University is a rigorous extension of M.S. work with the opportunity for the student to broaden and strengthen training. 

Overview

Agricultural Economics from Louisiana State University is designed to encourage the intellectual growth of students through the development of conceptual and analytical skills necessary for achieving their career objectives. 

Students at Agricultural Economics from Louisiana State University will gain knowledge in:

  • international trade, 
  • agricultural business, 
  • agricultural policy, 
  • marketing, 
  • econometrics, 
  • operations research, 
  • natural resource and environmental economics, 
  • farm management, 
  • finance, 
  • community and rural development, 
  • production economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Operations Research Methods in Agricultural Economics 
  • Advanced Agricultural Marketing Theory 
  • Agricultural Production Economics 
  • Agricultural Production and Labor Supply 
  • Dynamics in Natural Resource Economics 
  • Nonmarket Valuation Methods in Agriculture and Natural Resources 
  • Advanced Agricultural Policy 
  • International Agricultural Trade 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

57 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) grade-point average (GPA) for all undergraduate work taken prior to receiving a degree and a minimum 3.0 GPA for all previous graduate work for which a grade is given;
  • Satisfactory academic standing at the last institution attended; 
  • Acceptable scores on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE);
  • Present a complete outline of all previous college-level education; 
  • Present authorized school or university records, transcripts, marksheets, and certificates of degrees showing all courses taken and grades received, with certified translations if records are not in English; 
  • English Proficiency
  • Transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29456 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29456 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12541 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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