Agricultural Business Major

Agricultural Business Major

Required Courses 41 - 42 cr. hrs.

Introductory Courses (8-9 cr. hrs.)
AGEC 101 Economics and Management in Agriculture 3 cr.
AGEC 240 Cooperatives 2 cr.
or ECON 202 Macroeconomics 3 cr.
AGEC 250 World Food and Population 3 cr.

Tool Courses (21 cr. hrs. from)
AGEC 305 Agricultural Business Accounting 3 cr.
AFES 310 Ag Human Resource Management 3 cr.
AGEC 320 Statistical Methods 3 cr.
AGEC 330 Agricultural Production Economics 3 cr.
AGEC 345 Agricultural Law 3 cr.
AGEC 355 Agricultural Markets and Prices 3 cr.
AGEC 360 Farm Management 3 cr.
AGEC 365 Agricultural Finance 3 cr.

Option Courses (12 cr. hrs from)
AGEC 405 Ag Records and Taxes 3 cr.
AGEC 410 Professional Selling 3 cr.
AGEC 440 Agricultural Policy I (writing intensive) 3 cr.
AGEC 445 Land use and Sustainable Agriculture Law 3 cr.
AGEC 450 Introduction to Natural Resource Economics 3 cr.
AGEC 455 Commodity Marketing 3 cr.
AGEC 270/370/490 Experiential Learning1 - 4 cr.
AGEC 460 Agribusiness Firm Management (writing intensive) 3 cr.

Required Supporting Courses 3-4 cr. hrs.
AFES 492 Senior Multidisciplinary Study 3 cr.
MATH 156 Calculus for Business and Social Science 3 cr.
or MATH 166 Calculus I 4 cr.
or ECON 426 Econometrics and Forecasting 3 cr.

Directed Electives: 15 cr. hrs.
15 credits beyond the Foundation Courses in a technical area of agriculture or other related area with consent of department.

 

Department of Agricultural Economics (AGEC)

131 Agricultural Science
715-425-3298
www.uwrf.edu/AGEC/

David Trechter-Chair, Brenda Boetel, Sierra Howry, Todd Hubbs, Amber Remble, Stanley Schraufnagel, Jim White
Adjunct Faculty-Juliet Tomkins


University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911