Department of Food and Resource Economics College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Department of Food and Resource Economics College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
71
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hydrologic Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Toxicology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Tropical Conservation And Developement Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Agribusiness (MAB)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Food And Resource Economics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Agribusiness (MAB)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Agribusiness Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 57
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE Total Minimum 300 overall, 145 on quantitative, Minimum GPA of 3.0, minimum B grade in prerequisites
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE Total Minimum 305 overall, 150 on quantitative, Minimum GPA of 3.0, minimum B grade in prerequisites
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students71
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students71
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEconomics of agriculture marketing, production, international trade, and policy; environmental and resource economics, development economics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$756,254

Location & Contact

Department of Food and Resource Economics

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 110240
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Dr. Spiro Stefanou

Professor and Chair

Phone: 352-294-7625
Fax: 352-846-0988
Email: sstefanou@ufl.edu

Dr. Jessica Herman

Graduate Student Services Coordinator

Phone: 352-294-7622
Fax: 352-846-0988
Email: jherman@ufl.edu


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