UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Degree Requirements

Agricultural Business Major

Major Requirements - 41-42 Total Credits

Introductory Courses: 20-21 cr. hrs.
AGEC 101 Economics and Management in Agriculture 3 cr.
AGEC 102 3 cr.
AGEC 205 Agricultural Business Accounting 3 cr.
AGEC 220 Agribusiness Computations 3 cr.
AGEC 230 Agricultural Economics I 3 cr.
AGEC 240 Cooperatives 2 cr.
or ECON 202 Macroeconomics 3 cr.
AGEC 250 World Food and Populations 3 cr.

Tool Courses: 18 cr. hrs.
AGEC 320 Statistical Methods 3 cr.
AGEC 355 Agricultural Markets and Prices 3 cr.
AGEC 360 Farm Management 3 cr.
AGEC 365 Agricultural Finance 3 cr.
Choose 2 from: AGEC 300-399 or AGES 310

Option Courses: 12 cr. hrs.
AGEC 430 or AGEC 460 Agri-business Firm Management 3 cr.
Choose 3 from: AGEC 400-499 or AGEC 270 Internship I

Required Supporting Courses: 3-4 cr. hrs.
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

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

Brenda Boetel-Chair, Albert Boaitey, Sierra Howry, Simon Jette-Nantel, Amber Remble, David Trechter, Jim White