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University of Alberta

Department of Rural Economy

Edmonton, AB

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Overview

University of Alberta / Department of Rural Economy is located in Edmonton, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Business Administration/Master of Agriculture (MBA/M Ag)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Forest economics
Master of Agriculture (M Ag) Forest economics
Master of Agriculture (M Ag) Agricultural economics
Master of Science (M Sc) Agricultural economics
Master of Science (M Sc) Rural sociology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Agricultural economics
Master of Agriculture (M Ag) Rural sociology
Master of Science (M Sc) Forest economics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

35
Applied
29
Accepted
83%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

52
Total Graduate Students
40%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
59%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (53%)
Female (46%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 6
Male (18)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Agroforestry, development, extension education, marketing and trade, natural resources and environment, policy, production economics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
850,000

Location & Contact

Address Edmonton, AB  T6G 2E1
Canada
Contact Dr. V. Adamowicz
Graduate Coordinator
Phone: 403-492-4225
Fax: 403-492-0268

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