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Editor's Note: Time to rethink your career direction? Feel as if it's time to bolster your educational background in order to make yourself more marketable? Agri Marketing magazine has compiled a list of universities offering a master's degree in agribusiness management or agriculture economics.
We realize there are other schools with degree programs we may have missed. We apologize in advance, but please contact us and we will include those schools in the future.
ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY EAST
Location: Mesa, Ariz.
Contact Name: George Seperich
Contact Phone: 480/727-1285
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.east.asu.edu/msabr/
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agribusiness
Location: Clemson, S.C.
Contact Name/Title: Dr. Michael Hammig, Department Chair
Contact Phone: 864/656-3225
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: http://cherokee.agecon.clemson.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics with specializations in Ag Production Economics, Ag Marketing Economics, Natural Resource Management and Environmental Economics, Rural and Regional Development Economics, and Government Programs and Policies; offers nonthesis option in Agribusiness, Economic Development, Resource and Ag Economics
COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Fort Collins, Colo.
Contact Name/Title: Dana L. Hoag, Graduate Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: 970/491-6955
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: http://dare.agsci.colostate.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science and Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics with specializations in Ag Business and Marketing Economics, Ag Production and Finance Economics, International Development Economics, and Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
Location: Ithaca, N.Y.
Contact Name/Title: Dr. David R. Lee, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Contact Phone: 607/255-7685
Contact E-mail: DRL5@cornell.edu
Dept. Web Site: http://aem.cornell.edu/grad
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science, Master's of Professional Studies (M.P.S.), and Ph.D. degrees with concentrations in Agricultural Finance, Farm Management and Production Economics, or Marketing and Food Distribution
IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Ames, Iowa
Contact Name/Title: Judy Strand, Coordinator of Graduate Studies
Contact Phone: 515/294-2702
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.econ.iastate.edu/programs/graduate/defaultGrad.asp
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agricultural Economics
KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Manhattan, Kan.
Contact Name/Title: Lynnette Brummett, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: 785/532-4495
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.mab.ksu.edu
Master's Specialization: Distance education degree in Food and Agribusiness Management targeted toward working professionals
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: East Lansing, Mich.
Contact Name/Title: Eric W. Crawford, Professor and Associate Chairperson
Contact Phone: 517/353-6644
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.aec.msu.edu/agecon/
Master's Specialization: Master's Specialization in Agribusiness
MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Starkville, Miss.
Contact Name/Title: Darren Hudson, Coordinator
Contact Phone: 662/325-7998
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.agecon.msstate.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Agribusiness Management
MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Murray, Ky.
Contact Name/Title: Christy Watkins, Recruitment Coordinator
Contact Phone: 270/762-3328
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.murraystate.edu/agr
Master's Specialization: Offering career preparation for professional agricultural personnel to obtain an education at the graduate level or to prepare for terminal degree work at the doctoral level
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Contact Name/Title: Mario J. Miranda, Graduate Studies Chair
Contact Phone: 614/292-7922
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www-agecon.ag.ohio-state.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Ag, Environmental & Developmental Economics with a specialization in Agribusiness Management and Finance
OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Stillwater, Okla.
Contact Name/Title: Dr. Brian Adam, Graduate Admissions Chair
Contact Phone: 405/744-6084
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.agecon.okstate.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness Specialization; Master's of Agriculture in Agribusiness
PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: University Park, Penn.
Contact Name/Title: David Abler, Professor and Graduate Officer
Contact Phone: 814/863-8630
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: http://aerec.aers.psu.edu
Master's Specialization: Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics
Location: West Lafayette, Ind.
Contact Name/Title: Lou Ann Baugh
Contact Phone: 765/494-4196
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.agecon.purdue.edu
Master's Specialization: Agribusiness Management, Community Development, Farm Management, Finance, International Trade, Economic Development, Marketing, Production, Natural Resources, and Public Policy
SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY
Location: Santa Clara, Calif.
Contact Name: Dr. Gregory A. Baker
Contact Phone: 408/554-5172
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: http://business.scu.edu/fai
Master's Specialization: MBA with Concentration in Food and Agribusiness
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
Location: College Station, Texas
Contact Name/Title: Eluned Jones, Director and Associate Professor
Contact Phone: 979/862-6784 or 979/845-6095
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: http://agecon.tamu.edu/mab/
Master's Specialization: Master of Agribusiness
TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Contact Name/Title: Dr. Eduardo Segarra, Professor
Contact Phone: 806/742-2821
Contact E-mail: Eduardo.Segarra@ttu.edu
Dept. Web Site: www.aeco.ttu.edu
Master's Specialization: Agribusiness Management
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - DAVIS
Location: Davis, Calif.
Contact Name/Title: Dr. Rachael E. Goodhue, Graduate Program Chair
Contact Phone: 530/752-6185
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.agecon.ucdavis.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science and Ph.D. in Ag and Resource Economics. Joint Master's of Science/MBA program with Graduate School of Management
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
Location: Gainesville, Fla.
Contact Name/Title: Kenneth L. Campbell, Ph.D. PE, Graduate Coordinator
Contact Phone: 352/392-1864 ext. 105
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.agen.ufl.edu
Master's Specialization: Agricultural Operations Management - Production Management, Manufacturing and Processing Management, Technical Sales and Product Support, and Environmental Systems Management
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA
Location: Athens, Ga.
Contact Name/Title: Dr. Michael Wetzstein, Graduate Coordinator
Contact Phone: 706/542-2481
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.agecon.uga.edu/~gradprg
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Ag Economics
UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH
Location: Ontario, Canada
Contact Name/Title: Patti Lago, Manager
Contact Phone: 888/622-2474
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.mba.uoguelph.ca
Master's Specialization: MBA in Agriculture (Distance or Residential), Ph.D. and Master's of Science in Agricultural Economics
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Location: St. Paul, Minn.
Contact Name/Title: Jay Coggins, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Contact Phone: 612/625-7028
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: www.apec.umn.edu
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science with specializations in Environmental Economics, Development and Trade, Ag Economics, and Community Economics
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI
Location: Columbia, Mo.
Contact Name/Title: Jody Pestle, Administrative Assistant
Contact Phone: 573/882-3747
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.ssu.missouri.edu/agecon
Master's Specialization: Master's degree in Ag Economics
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA - LINCOLN
Location: Lincoln, Neb.
Contact Name/Title: Jessica McKillip, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: 402/472-5234
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Dept. Web Site: http://agecon.unl.edu/graduate/
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agricultural Economics, Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics, MBA with a specialization in Agribusiness
Location: Blacksburg, Va.
Contact Name/Title: Dan Taylor, Graduate Program Chairman
Contact Phone: 540/231-5032
Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dept. Web Site: www.aaec.vt.edu/aaec
Master's Specialization: Master's of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics AM