Doctor of Philosophy in Agribusiness and Managerial Economics

Students completing a PhD degree in Agribusiness and Managerial Economics will be uniquely qualified to teach agribusiness and conduct research in academic, government and consulting careers.  This program provides a solid foundation of economic theory and application with field areas in the different business disciplines of finance, strategic management, marketing and supply chain management in the Mays Business School.

Training these graduates requires strong interdepartmental and interdisciplinary teaching and research programs emphasizing the application of managerial economics.  The PhD in Agribusiness and Managerial Economics is designed to address these needs through the integrated curricula across Agricultural Economics, Economics and the Mays Business School.

Information regarding the program and application process may be obtained from the AGEC graduate website  (click on “Prospective Student”) or by contacting the Department (

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