The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences offers undergraduate, graduate and Extension programs.

News and Announcements

Job Prospects Looking Bright

Iowa State University’s 2015-2016 summary of entry-level salary information for recent graduates in agriculture and related disciplines indicates bright futures for agricultural economics students. With more than 300 companies currently hiring agricultural economics and business graduates, students have a wide range of potential employers and jobs to search through. The average entry-level wage for these graduates is $46,045, with some reaching $75,000 and $80,000. Read full results of the survey.

New Exchange Program

Spain: Exchange program at the Universidad Publica de Navarra (UPNA).

Exchange students at UPNA will study at the university's main campus in Pamplona, and choose from a wide variety of English-taught courses. Located in the foothills of the Pyrenees, Pamplona is a vibrant fortress city in northern Spain with rich traditions, beauty and history. UPNA has been named an International Campus of Excellence and has exchange programs with 300 universities in 50 different countries. Learn more about this program on the CAES Students website.