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Online Master of Ag and Applied Economics

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Virginia Tech's Online Master of Ag and Applied Economics

Our program is geared toward individuals who want to achieve next-level knowledge in applied economics and data analysis. 

This degree focuses on developing the specialized skills and knowledge needed in economic modeling, data analytics, econometrics, forecasting, and micro- and macroeconomics with the expertise to tackle challenges and opportunities that businesses and governments face.  

We prepare students for high-paying positions as market analysts, data analysts, business strategists, policy analysts, commodities traders, supply chain logistics specialists, consultants, and business economists.

Our alumni are recruited by employers like ExxonMobil, Smithfield Foods, Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Pinnacle Foods, Farm Credit, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, Virginia Corn Growers Association, U.S. Department of Defense, Conagra Brands, Croplife America, and Virginia Economic Development Partnership.