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International :15 Jan 

PhD Agricultural and Resource Economics

 Course Level
PhD
 Type
Full Time

 Duration
4 Years
 Start month
September

 Tuition fee

International
13242 USD
National
13242 USD

Application fee

International 110 USD
National 90 USD
Department
College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies
Scores accepted
TOEFL-IBT (min)80
GRE (avg)320
GMAT (avg)680

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About this course

The Ph.D. program emphasizes rigorous training in microeconomic theory and applications, quantitative methods, and applied public policy analysis combined with production economics, industrial organization, international economics, labor economics, development economics, and environment and natural resource economics.

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Eligibility Criteria

  • 550 on the TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) or 80 on the TOEFL internet-based test (iBT) is the minimum eligibility for admission
  • IELTS score of 7 is minimum eligibility for admission.

Students including those who did not major in economics or agricultural economics are
expected to have completed the equivalent of the following UC Davis courses:
• Calculus-based Intermediate Microeconomics: ARE 100A & 100B (8 units)
• Statistics: STA 103A or STA 103B (4 units)
• Econometrics: ARE 106 (4 units)
• One year of Calculus: MAT 21A, 21B, 21C (12 units)
• One course in linear algebra: MAT 22A (4 units)
• Additional upper-division courses in economics or agricultural economics as well
as math and statistics are strongly encouraged.

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Course Modules

Core Courses (9 courses, 36 units)
All students are required to take the following courses:
• Microeconomic Theory
o ARE/ECN 200A Microeconomic Theory (5 units; Fall Quarter)
o ARE/ECN 200B Microeconomic Theory (5 units; Winter Quarter)
o ARE/ECN 200C Microeconomic Theory (5 units; Spring Quarter)
• Econometrics
o ARE/ECN 239 Econometric Foundations (4 units; Fall Quarter)
o ARE/ECN 240A Econometric Methods (4 units; Winter Quarter)
o ARE/ECN 240B Econometric Methods (4 units; Spring Quarter)
• Applied Microeconomics
o ARE 202A Intro to Applied Research Methods (3 units; Fall Quarter)
o ARE 202B Applied Micro I: Consumer and Producer Behavior (3 units;
Winter Quarter)
o ARE 202C Research Design for Applied Microeconomics (3 units;
Spring Quarter)

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How to Apply

Transcripts
UC Davis requires academic records from each college-level institution you have attended. You will be instructed to upload scanned copies of your transcripts after you have submitted your online application. 


Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
It is highly recommended that applicants take the General GRE no later than December. 


Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation are required to complete the application for admission. Letters may be from professors, employers or others who have knowledge of the applicant's academic qualifications or personal characteristics.  All Recommendation Letters MUST be submitted electronically via the UC Davis Application system.

TOEFL Scores

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