State University - Stanislaus
The Agricultural Studies concentration in Applied Economics gives students the opportunity to combine community college coursework with courses at CSU Stanislaus to obtain a B.A. degree. Students take upper division courses that build on specific knowledge and skills gained at the community college.
Courses in the
concentration expose students to economic concepts such as resource allocation at the firm
level and at a macro level. Students in the program will gain important statistical skills
including forecasting and knowledge about international markets. The program is flexible
in that students can develop an independent study/internship in a related field for
the concentration in Applied Economics include completion of an A.A. or A.S. degree
Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Business, or other related field. In addition,
students must meet all requirements for the Agricultural Studies major, and all other
university graduation requirements.