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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


Undergraduate Program

  1. Undergrad Michelle Beres Wins Award at Ohio State’s Denman Undergraduate Research Forum

    Apr 22, 2013

    Michelle Beres was awarded second place in the category Business/Education/Speech and Hearing at Ohio State’s 2013 Denman Undergraduate Research Forum for her research “Developing Youth Leadership Through Community Gardening: Opportunities and Outcomes”.

  2. Ag Degrees in Demand: Ohio State University Agricultural Graduates Report Positive Job Outlook

    Apr 3, 2013

    Agricultural graduates are in demand. Some 92 percent of CFAES graduates are employed or are attending graduate school within six months of graduation. CFAES graduates report an average starting salary of $39,024. Some 72.1 percent of CFAES graduates reported employment within Ohio. More than 200 companies and organizations hired CFAES graduates last year.

  3. As AEDE Undergrad Danielle Matthews Attests, a World of Opportunity Awaits You at Ohio State

    Feb 25, 2013

    In 2012, 16 students enrolled in AEDE’s Agribusiness and Applied Economics program studied abroad in programs in Australia, Brazil, Ireland and the Czech Republic. Danielle Matthews speaks to us about her study abroad experiences in Brazil and Ireland.

  4. AEDE Undergraduate Students Participate in Commodity Trading Challenge

    Feb 15, 2013

    How do you take the tools learned in the classroom and apply them to real-world scenarios to best prepare students for a career after college? AEDE Associate Professor Matt Roberts provides an answer to this question by engaging students to participate in the CME Group’s Commodity Trading Challenge.

  5. New Undergraduate Program in Sustainability Surpasses Enrollment Expectations

    Jan 18, 2013

  6. Highlights from the OSU Agribusiness Club’s End of Year Trip to St. Louis, Missouri

    Jan 14, 2013

    This article was written by Nick Rettig, Sarah Peterson and Sierra Jepsen, Agribusiness Club members and AEDE undergraduate students

  7. 'Motivated, Inspired': CFAES Students go to National Leadership Conference

    Dec 12, 2012

    This article was originally published on the CFAES Monthly website

    December 2012

    Written by Jordan Bonham   

    On Nov. 1, 19 CFAES students boarded planes and made their way to Kansas City, Mo., to participate in the Agriculture Future of America (AFA) Leaders Conference.

  8. New Courses to be Offered in 2013 as Part of the Environment, Economy, Development, and Sustainability (EEDS) Curriculum

    Dec 12, 2012

    Beginning in Spring 2013, Ohio State will offer several new courses as part of the Environment, Economy, Development, and Sustainability (EEDS) curriculum. EEDS is a multi-disciplinary degree program that focuses on the human dimensions of sustainability. The program is offered as a joint major between the School of Environment and Natural Resources (SENR) and the Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics (AEDE).  

  9. The Faces of AEDE: Nicholas Rettig, AEDE Undergraduate Student in Agribusiness and Applied Economics

    Oct 22, 2012

    Nicholas Rettig, an AEDE undergraduate student originally from Napoleon, Ohio who is in his junior year of study, recently sat down with us to talk about why he chose to study in AEDE’s Agribusiness and Applied Economics program, his experience to date, and what he hopes to do once he finishes his degree.

  10. Ohio State’s Newest Major: Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability (EEDS), Kicks Off the Semester – Hear from Two Students Why They Chose to Study Sustainability at Ohio State

    Aug 29, 2012