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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics



MAE students have access to career development seminars, career fairs, industry professionals and a dedicated staff member to assist in the job market process. Students also get the experience of working with real-world data from local industry partners to solve business problems. 90% of our students from our first cohort have been placed in a new career or have continued their education within six months of graduation. Obtaining a Master's Degree in Applied Economics can see salaries up to $101,150 per the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Graduates have been placed in the following roles:

  • Data Scientist at 80 Acres Farm
  • Analyst at Deloitte Touche
  • Modeling Analyst at Huntington National Bank
  • Data Process Engineer at Huntington National Bank
  • Global Sustainable Finance at Morgan Stanley
  • Data Analytics Intern at Nationwide Insurance
  • Health Policy Research Analyst at Ohio Department of Medicaid