Agricultural & Resource Economics

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture | Major in Agriculture and Resource Economics

Develop the skills you need to be a leader in the agriculture industry with a major in Agriculture and Resource Economics. This stream will give you the option to:

  • Become an expert in using economic theory to solve real-world problems in agriculture and natural resource industries;
  • Develop technical skills to help you assess a wide variety of policy and market issues;
  • Apply your scientific knowledge and economic tools to production, processing, marketing, financing and consumption in the agri-food industry;
  • Apply for Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.) designation once you graduate.

Career Options in Agriculture and Resource Economics

Agri-business management | Agricultural specialist | Agricultural commodity purchasing & sales | Marketing manager | Policy analyst | Check out UAlberta's Agriculture Career Guide for more options.