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WE PREPARE LEADERS.

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Become a scholar in your chosen field with a foundation that prepares you to solve global challenges that deal with the economics of agriculture and natural resources. 

We offer two degrees, six majors, and four minor options. 

  • Agribusiness Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Economics
  • Development and International Trade
  • Agricultural and Applied Economics

The program offers the opportunity to earn both a bachelor's and a master's in five years, instead of the usual six.  The last year can be 100% online. Learn more

 

Examples of who hires our graduates

  • American Farm Bureau Federation
  • CropLife America
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Department of Labor
  • Harvard University
  • Georgetown University
  • IBM
  • John Deere Company
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • KPMG
  • National Corn Growers Association
  • Norfolk Southern
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Syngenta
  • U.S. Government, and more...

How can we help make your decision easier?

Mike EllerbrockProgram Director
mebrock@vt.edu

Katie WhiteAdvisor
540-231-6846, katiewhite@vt.edu

Ask an Ambassador

Our student ambassadors are ready to answer any questions you may have about campus, classes, majors, the department, or anything that is on your mind. 

So go ahead, click here to email any or all of our ambassadors! 

Events and Open Houses for prospective students and parents

A collection of programs and events held by, or in association with, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions can be found here.