Master of Science (MS) in Agricultural and Resource Economics


The department of Agricultural and Resource Economics specializes in agricultural education, agribusiness management and finance, livestock systems, consumer choice and the economics of water, land and environment.

Master of Science (MS) in Agricultural and Resource Economics

Areas of Study

  • Agricultural economics
  • Natural resource and environmental economics

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Applications are accepted only for the Fall semester of each year.
    • February 15 – ┬ádeadline to be granted full consideration for departmental funding
    • May 1 – ┬ádeadline for self or externally funded students