The University of Florida

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Food and Resource Economics Master of Agribusiness

Address:

PO Box 114000, 222 Criser Hall

PO Box 115705

Gainesville, FL 32653

United States

Phone:

1-352-273-6217

Fax:

1-352-392-4447

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.B. - Master of Agribusiness

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Agribusiness is for students seeking graduate-level training in agribusiness management skills. The program is divided into two tracks tailored to the students academic background. Track 1 is for individuals with background other than economics or agricultural economics and Track 2 is for individuals with a background in economics or agricultural economics.

Students seeking careers in sales, marketing and management, with organizations that operate primarily in the food industry and agribusiness sector will feel right at home in the MAB program. Through rigorous practical coursework students are able to capitalize on the broad-cased resources that the program provides as students look forward to careers as food marketers, commodity merchandisers, and agribusiness managers. Students may elect to focus their studies in specialized areas such as strategic sales, international marketing, human resource management and the futures market.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Domestic students are eligible for Federal Financial Aid.

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999